Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell was accosted Friday night by a rampaging mob of leftists thugs at a popular Cuban restaurant in Louisville, Kentucky.
McConnell and his wife, Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao were eating dinner at Havana Rumba when they were set upon by the mob.
The most disturbing part of the incident was captured on a video acquired by TMZ.
The video shows an unidentified man screaming at the senator and his wife while other diners hollered at the man to leave the restaurant.
Eyewitnesses told the Courier Journal that the man flailed his arms at the couple and then stole McConnell’s to-go box and dumped it outside the restaurant.
VIDEO. @senatemajldr and @SecElaineChao were screamed at last night at @HavanaRumba_KY in Louisville. People who were there say another person also took their to-go boxes and threw the food outside. Video has no sound. #McConnell pic.twitter.com/Cfza2VDgE9
— Carolyn Callahan (@CarolynWLKY) October 20, 2018
In another incident the couple were accosted by a female protester who shrieked that McConnell was a “traitor.” Other protestors clapped and cheered, the Courier Journal reported.
However, the TMZ video shows a number of patrons berating one of the protesters while another diner confronted the man.
The Majority Leader’s spokesman issued a statement thanking “those who spoke up against incivility.”
“They hope other patrons weren’t too inconvenienced by the left-wing tantrums,” spokesman Robert Steurer said. “As the Leader often says, the Senate will not be intimidated by the antics of far-left protesters.”
Remember the marching orders delivered by Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA).
She ordered her army of minions to target conservatives — to get their faces — whether it be at a grocery store or a restaurant.
So, where was McConnell’s security detail? That man was clearly enraged and the situation could’ve turned incredibly ugly. It’s imperative we provide protection for our elected leaders and their families.
Be safe out there patriots. Be safe.