Although she claimed the comments were merely in response to “several people [who] had complained [to her] about the changes in the council make up,” her YouTube history reveals that she has been writing similar comments online for longer than that.
“DON’T SELL OUT YOUR COUNTRY TO BE A SOCIALIST/COMMUNIST NATION BY NOT VOTING ‘ROMNEY!’” she wrote. “If you don’t vote, you’ve voted for Obama! YOU ‘MUST’ VOTE! I’d rather have a Mormon with HIGH MORALS than a muslim!”
The KISD School Board has not commented on Haussmann’s original statement or her apology, though she claimed that she will be speaking to the “Muslim” her constituents were allegedly concerned about, local surgeon Dr. Shahid Shafi, sometime this week.
Scott Eric Kaufman is the proprietor of the AV Club's Internet Film School and, in addition to Raw Story, also writes for Lawyers, Guns & Money. He earned a Ph.D. in English Literature from the University of California, Irvine in 2008.
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