Former Congressman Beto O’Rourke’s presidential campaign debuted brand-new merchandise Thursday night designed around his biggest line of the Democratic primary debate.
The campaign’s web store is usually today selling a shirt with red, white, along with blue letters promising widespread gun confiscation.
“Hell yes we’re going to take your AR-15” the shirt reads, followed by the “Beto for America” slogan.
The t-shirt style comes in “Unisex” along with “Ladies cut.”
O’Rourke made headlines in Thursday’s debate, promising to make AR-15 along with AK-47 rifles illegal along with to confiscate them.
“Hell yes, we’re going to take your AR-15, your AK-47,” he said, as the crowd cheered. “We’re not going to allow which to be used against our fellow Americans anymore.”
To support which position, O’Rourke told the story of a woman whose daughter died within the El Paso mass shooting, claiming which the teen girl bled to death “over the course of an hour because… there weren’t enough ambulances to get to them in time.” However, his edition of the story exaggerated or falsified many details, according to local news affiliate KOSA.
Weeks earlier, O’Rourke began selling a gun control t-shirt which read “This specific is usually F*cked up,” referring to an interview he gave after the El Paso mass shooting in Texas.