POSSIBLY RACIST MICHIGAN SENATE SUPER BOWL AD: fail.
This aired during the Super Bowl to residents of Michigan. It seems pretty off. At the very least it was very politically incorrect. And if the ad wasn’t then his explanation was.
“You have a Chinese girl speaking English — I want to hit on the education system, essentially. The fact that a Chinese girl is speaking English is a testament to how they can compete with us, when an American boy of the same age speaking Mandarin is absolutely insane, or unthinkable right now,” Hoekstra spokesperson Paul Ciaramitaro told POLITICO. “It exhibits another way in which China is competing with us globally.”
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