A racist grifter and a conspiracy theorist were reportedly caught trying to smear Democratic presidential hopeful by soliciting fake claims of sexual assault from anyone who would sign on.
In a report Monday, described an apparent plot concocted by ― who earlier this year allegedly while harassing Rep. (D-Minn.) ― and conspiracy theorist . The report says Wohl and Burkman tried to convince various Republicans to falsely accuse Buttigieg of attacking them, in order to shift the momentum of his presidential campaign.
One such Republican said Wohl approached him and asked him to accuse Buttigieg of assaulting him while he was drunk. He declined, and later provided the Beast with audio that reportedly corroborated his account.