Dem Candidate who screamed “don’t run now, racist white people” is endorsed by Gov. Walz

It turns out Minnesota Democrat John Thompson, who appeared in a now viral video where he screams at children and residents of a suburban neighborhood “don’t run now, racist white people” and says “F*ck Hugo, Minnesota!” is endorsed by Minnesota Governor Tim Walz.

In the video, that has now been viewed on Twitter alone over 2 million times, Thompson leads  BLM protesters are gathered outside Police Union Leader Bob Kroll’s home.

Thompson screams “don’t run now, racist white people” and says “F*ck Hugo, Minnesota!” in an angry rant. He also screams “We coming. We coming for everything that you motherf*ckers took from us. We coming for them seats, we coming for the money you owe us. This whole goddamn state burned down for 20 goddamn dollars, you think we give a f*ck about burning Hugo down?”

Here is a a more complete video of the event.

(Warning – graphic and disturbing language used)

On Thompson’s website under “Endorsement News” he touts the endorsement of Democrat Minnesota Governor Tim Walz.

“”I’ve known John for years. His fierce advocacy and commitment to his community is exactly what’s needed in the state legislature right now. I look forward to working with him as the next State Representative for 67A.” – Governor Tim Walz