N.M. GOP candidate draws fire over remarks on opponent’s heritage

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N.M. GOP candidate draws fire over remarks on opponent’s heritage

A Republican congressional candidate in New Mexico is drawing criticism for questioning her Democratic opponent’s Native American heritage over her immigration views and because she wasn’t “raised on a reservation.” Janice Arnold-Jones told a “Fox & Friends” host Ainsley Earhardt on Thursday she didn’t doubt Deb Haaland’s “lineage is Laguna,” but said Haaland “is a military brat, just like I am.”

N.M. GOP candidate draws fire over remarks on opponent’s heritage

A Republican congressional candidate in New Mexico is drawing criticism for questioning her Democratic opponent’s Native American heritage over her immigration views and because she wasn’t “raised on a reservation.” Janice Arnold-Jones told a “Fox & Friends” host Ainsley Earhardt on Thursday she didn’t doubt Deb Haaland’s “lineage is Laguna,” but said Haaland “is a military brat, just like I am.”
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