Congressman Michael Waltz (R-FL) was one of 106 GOP House members to sign an amicus brief supporting the Supreme Court lawsuit brought by Texas to overturn the presidential election. Waltz’s participation in this effort was enough to give one outlet which endorsed him some serious buyer’s remorse.
In a scathing op-ed, the editorial board of the Orlando Sentinel declared they were sorry to have endorsed Waltz, a one-term incumbent, ahead of his reelection bid last month.
“We apologize to our readers for endorsing Michael Waltz in the 2020 general election for Congress,” the board wrote. “We had no idea, had no way of knowing at the time, that Waltz was not committed to democracy.”
The editorial board