It’s not the first time Conservative MP Tom Lukiwski has been hot water for things he’s said.
This time it’s for allegedly calling a female provincial NDP politician a “whore”.
In a video recently made public, the Saskatchewan MP is heard heard urging supporters to stop the NDP, and get behind the local Saskatchewan Party MLA, Greg Lawrence, in the upcoming provincial election.
“We’ve got to get Greg [Lawrence] back elected. He’s too important of an MLA to let him go down to an NDP whore just because of a bad boundary.”
The comments appear to be directed at NDP candidate Karen Purdy.
Watch the video here: (scroll to 1:41 for controversial comments)
Journalist resigns over video
The election night video of the Moose Jaw-Lake Centre-Lanigan MP was released by reporter Mickey Djuric, in a blog where she says she resigned from the Moose Jaw Times Herald when it refused to publish the video.
What did he actually say?
Speaking to the Regina Leader-Post, MLA Lawrence says he believes Lukiwski said “NDP horde.”
Lukiwski issued the following statement today: