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Oklahoma legislator on Hillary Clinton: 'Two words ... firing squad'

Oklahoma legislator on Hillary Clinton: 'Two words ... firing squad'

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State representative brands CAIR-OK, its director and a local imam as terrorists

Rep. John Bennett (right) leans to talk with Karma Saleem during an interim study on radical Islam at the state Capitol on Tuesday. Saleem is a former Muslim who converted to Christianity. JIM BECKEL/The Oklahoman 

SALLISAW — State Rep. John Bennett, a Sallisaw Republican seeking re-election next week, appeared to call for the execution of Hillary Clinton in a recent Facebook post.

Bennett wrote, “2 words … firing squad,” in a Tuesday night post that included a link to a conservative blog criticizing Clinton for the 2012 deaths of American officials in Benghazi.

In a text message to The Oklahoman, Bennett said his comments were intended to be sarcastic, but he also said he believed Clinton had committed treason, a crime punishable by death.

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