GOP official in Seguin faces backlash for saying Mitt Romney should meet 'Mr. Guillotine'
click to enlarge Facebook / Terry HarperTerry Harper represents a district that includes San Antonio on the State Republican Executive Committee. State Republican Executive Committee @TexasGOP member Terry Harper reacts to Sen Romney, saying he "should be introduced to our friend Mr Guillotine" #txlege pic.twitter.com/Qh6CMi5NXT — Scott Braddock (@scottbraddock) January 3, 2021But not a random metaphor. "Terry Harper, a member of the State Republican Executive Committee, made the comment Saturday on Facebook. However, Quorum Report editor Scott Braddock tweeted a screenshot obtained of the offending post.Amid the uproar, Harper replied online that his beheading reference had all been a metaphor, thereportsRomney, his logic went, is the "head" who represents Utah voters.“Hence the reference to Mr. "But Braddock wasn't ready to give Harper's explanation a pass, pointing out that the GOP official shared a post on December 22 suggesting that people use their stimulus checks to build guillotines.As of press time, that post is still live on Harper's Facebook account.sacurrent.com