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Call it a one-two punch from Arizona senatorial candidate Kari Lake: collecting toys for needy Arizona families and torpedoing President Joe Biden’s administration for its handling of inflation at the same time.
Lake — the 2022 GOP gubernatorial standard-bearer in the state and the 2024 front-runner to represent the Republicans in what will likely be a three-way race to determine who takes independent Sen. Kyrsten Sinema’s seat — is one of many public figures running toy drives this Christmas season.
However, the former news anchor-turned-politician made it clear just why so many families will be hurting when it comes to putting toys under the tree in 2023.
In a recorded message posted to social media on Monday, Lake emphasized that “while it’s a time for joy and celebration, we also have to acknowledge that it’s going to be a harder one for our families than it was in years previously.
“Joe Biden’s economy is making it increasingly tough for families to put food on the table, gas in the car and put presents under the Christmas tree,” Lake said in the message.
Thus, she emphasized, “in these difficult times, it’s important that we come together and give back to our community.”
“Every one of these toys will go to help ease the burden on hardworking Arizona families and help bring a smile to a precious child’s face,” she added.
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