Huckabee Jokes About Koreans Eating Dogs To Jab Bernie Sanders

October 13, 2015 10:14 p.m.

Republican presidential candidate and former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee on Tuesday invoked a racial stereotype to take a shot at Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-VT) during the first Democratic presidential primary debate.

Huckabee tweeted that he’d trust the self-described socialist senator with his tax dollars “like I trust a North Korean chef with my labrador”:

He later knocked “liberals” who criticized that tweet as racist:

This post has been updated.

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