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Lauren E. Pierce, Texas College GOP Leader Says Obama Assassination 'Tempting'

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First Posted: 11/16/11 04:50 PM ET Updated: 11/16/11 05:14 PM ET

ABC News:

Hours after Pennsylvania State Police arrested a 21-year-old Idaho man for allegedly firing a semi-automatic rifle at the White House, the top student official for the College Republicans at the University of Texas tweeted that the idea of assassinating President Obama was “tempting.”

At 2:29 p.m. ET, UT’s Lauren E. Pierce wrote: “Y’all as tempting as it may be, don’t shoot Obama. We need him to go down in history as the WORST president we’ve EVER had! #2012.”

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