Former executive director of the South Carolina Republican Party Todd Kincannon sent out a tweet Wednesday evening saying Michael Brown’s parents shouldn’t be upset because they are pro-choice Democrats and “they got a taxpayer-funded abortion.” Kincannon, whose history of making outrageous statements on Twitter led to his account being suspended last year, has relentlessly tweeted out inappropriate and offensive comments related to Brown and Ferguson. Brown was shot and killed by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson on August 9th.

Currently, the community of Ferguson is on edge as a decision from the St. Louis County grand jury is expected any day now. Based on strategic leaks to local and national media sources over the past few days, most are expecting Wilson to not be indicted at all in the shooting death of Brown. Due to this expectation, many in the area are preparing for an explosion of unrest from protesters. Recently, Missouri Governor Jay Nixon visited the area and announced the formation of the Ferguson Commission that will address the issues that have occurred in the aftermath of Brown’s death. [Read more] – Michael’s Blog