“He is going to be very involved,” Dasher said of his uncle Phil. “But being related to Phil doesn’t make me qualified to be the next congressman. What it does is it gives me this platform to promote that our rights do not come from man, they come from God... I’m someone who will fight to dismantle the federal takeover of state rights and restore God back to government.”
Though the endorsement is an outright rejection of McAllister as a politician by the Robertson clan, the congressman said he’s not taking it personally and still considers the family his friends.
“They are supporting a family member,” McAllister said. “They wouldn’t be the family I know them to be if they didn’t support a family member. So, there are no hard feelings whatsoever.”