August 22, 2012 § Leave a comment
“He’s going to try to hand over the sovereignty of the United States to the U.N., and what is going to happen when that happens. I’m thinking the worst. Civil unrest, civil disobedience, civil war maybe. And we’re not just talking a few riots here and demonstrations, we’re talking Lexington, Concord, take up arms and get rid of the guy. Now what’s going to happen if we do that, if the public decides to do that? He’s going to send in U.N. troops. I don’t want ’em in Lubbock County. OK. So I’m going to stand in front of their armored personnel carrier and say, ‘You’re not coming in here.’ And the sheriff, I’ve already asked him, I said, ‘You gonna back me?’ He said, ‘Yeah, I’ll back you.’ Well, I don’t want a bunch of rookies back there. I want trained, equipped, seasoned veteran officers to back me.”
- Tom Head, Republican county judge in Lubbock, Texas
- Source: Fox34 News (video)
- Context: On a discussion about a tax increase in the county in order to increase the pay of attorneys and to hire more deputies, Tom Head argued that the tax was necessary in order to prepare the county for many contingencies. He went into detail about one of them, which was a conspiracy theory that President Obama, if re-elected, plans to hand over the United States to the United Nations, which would incite a revolt amongst the American public against occupy UN forces.