CNN political commentator Ana Navarro delighted in Arizona gubernatorial candidate Kari Lake‘s projected loss on Tuesday’s episode of “The View.”
“Can I simply dance on Kari Lake’s grave for a minute?” Navarro requested her co-hosts whereas discussing the race being known as for Lake’s opponent, present Arizona Secretary of State Katie Hobbs.
“The View” then shared a clip of Lake slamming “McCain Republicans” at an occasion earlier than the election, telling them to “get the hell out.”
Navarro responded to the clip by hammering Lake for criticizing McCain and speculating that he’s laughing in “up there” in Heaven.
“So it seems that once you say in Arizona to ‘McCain Republicans,’ a person who was a embellished battle hero, a prisoner of battle, who served that state honorably for 3 a long time, who was a mentor, who saved the Reasonably priced Care Act, once you inform McCain Republicans to get the hell out, they do,” Navarro stated. “And that’s why you misplaced. So, you realize what, John McCain? I hope you’re having a Belvedere up there as a result of I do know you’re chuckling.”
Navarro, a self-proclaimed Republican, has shared different scorching takes about each Republicans and Democrats within the midterm election as nicely.
She urged Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis solely gained his race “because he gamed the system,” primarily based on the actual fact Republicans “modified election legal guidelines making it more durable to vote by mail” and created “election police” to cease violent convicted felons from casting unlawful ballots.
She additionally slammed DeSantis’ opponent Charlie Crist for failing to rally Florida Democrats. “Who can blame them once you nominate a corpse? I imply, sure, [DeSantis] gained bigly, however he gained towards a corpse, a political corpse and that’s an insult to corpses,” she stated.
Lake’s race in Arizona had been one of the vital controversial races within the midterm.
Lake took concern with the truth that Hobbs had not recused herself as Arizona’s chief election officer, a state whose drawn out election course of went on for days after November 8, when most different state elections has been determined.
“We known as for her to recuse herself July of final 12 months of 2021, proper after we acquired into the race, recognizing that there is a main moral drawback there. Clearly, simply the optics of it seems unhealthy. And she or he did not do this,” Lake declared this week on Fox Information’ “Sunday Morning Futures with Maria Bartiromo.”
Every week after election evening, the result continues to be debated.
Whereas the Fox Information Determination Desk projects that Democrat Katie Hobbs would be the subsequent governor of Arizona, the race itself might go to recount attributable to Arizona regulation.