MD GOP Leader Calls Out Trump: ‘Done W/ the Thoughts & Prayers’…Mental Illness an Excuse…White Supremacy Rising

The dual mass shootings in El Paso, Texas, and Dayton, Ohio, over the weekend prompted predictable outrage and hand-wringing from Maryland politicians.

But none of the expressions of outrage were more noteworthy than those that have come over the past two days from the Twitter account of state Sen. Stephen S. Hershey Jr.

The lawmaker represents a rural district on the Eastern Shore. And he also happens to be Senate minority whip — the No. 2 Republican in the chamber.

Md. Senate GOP leader attacks white supremacists, gun violence on Twitter