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Senate Candidate Joni Ernst Calls UCSB Shooting An 'Unfortunate Accident'

Senate Candidate Joni Ernst Calls UCSB Shooting An 'Unfortunate Accident'

(Business Insider) Republican Iowa State Senator and Senate candidate Joni Ernst referred to last Friday's mass shooting at UC Santa Barbara as an "unfortunate accident" during a televised primary debate Thursday evening. Ernst discussed the shooting, which left seven people dead, when the moderator asked about one of her ads, which features her at a gun range.