Anyone on the Republican side must be a racist. That’s the premise the Left takes. Combine that with being a Southerner and you are practically a Ku Klux Klan member.
So it came as no surprise that once Alabama Senator Jeff Sessions was nominated to be Attorney General, the Democrats were ready to attack him. Sessions can have had a blameless life, but if he wants to be AG, the smear will be made. That it is invalid means nothing.
Luckily, Fox host Tucker Carlson fought back against a reporter who made this claim: