GOP Candidate Defends Flag

GOP congressional candidate for New Jersey’s ninth district Billy Prempeh is taking a patriotic approach to his campaign, stressing the value of red, white and blue.

Prempeh joined “Fox & Friends Weekend” on Sunday to outline the grounds of his campaign, explaining that being in the military taught him the true symbolism of the American flag.

“When I decided to join the military and fight for the country, I understood that that flag meant more than just red, white and blue on a piece of cloth,” he said. “It actually symbolizes the unification of our nation and the many things our country has gone through up until this point.”

“The one thing that always stays constant with America is we always find a way to come through, we always find a way to come together and persevere,” Prempeh explained. “And that’s why so many countries follow our lead and we need to stand as a beacon of hope for the rest of the world.”

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