Vernon Jones used to be a Democrat, serving in the Georgia House of Representatives twelve years until 2021. He switched to the Republican Party in January 2021 after endorsing Donald Trump for re-election and then speaking at the 2020 Republican National Convention. He is currently a candidate in the GOP primary for Georgia governor. Jones is black, and is also known for tweeting birthday wishes to Rudy Giuliani, sharing pictures of himself with Donald Trump, and now for tweeting this:
It doesn’t get much more ironic than this. The comments on his tweet are pretty awesome, especially if you skip over the first few from his supporters.