Following President Donald Trump's claim that former Vice President Joe Biden wants to "hurt God," CNN was quick to note that Biden is in fact a lifelong, practicing Catholic.
But that did not satisfy The Daily Caller, a right-wing website co-founded by Fox News' Tucker Carlson — which sent a press inquiry to CNN communications official Matt Dornic, attacking Biden's religious beliefs.
Dornic proceeded to post the message on Twitter, calling it "really gross" — and pointing out that the Catholic faith gives Biden broad leeway to follow his personal conscience.
This is really gross. https://t.co/0nxsfZx22A— Matt Dornic (@Matt Dornic)1596745509.0
@TimJGraham @mdornic Except people can identify with a faith while not agreeing with all doctrines entirely. There’… https://t.co/gR2pF3BkLp— Matthew Hughes (@Matthew Hughes)1596746107.0
@TimJGraham @mdornic From the horse’s mouth, as it were. A huge component of Catholic morality is that we’re all be… https://t.co/HmPU1jozwi— Matthew Hughes (@Matthew Hughes)1596746293.0