TX Governor Takes Shot at Anti-Trump Elector on Twitter: ‘You’re Fired!’


Texas Governor Greg Abbott made it known today that he’s not particularly fond of the Republican elector in his state who declared his intention not to vote for Donald Trump.

In the electoral college vote yesterday, there were two defections from Trump in Texas––one for John Kasich and one for Ron Paul.

Chris Suprun got a lot of attention for saying earlier this month that he would not vote for a “demagogue” like Trump and would instead cast his vote for Kasich.

Obviously attempts to bail on Trump failed, and Suprun tweeted this out afterwards:

Yesterday Abbott had this two say about the two vote defections:

And then on Twitter today he targeted Suprun directly:

Suprun fired back with some tough words for the governor:

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