As Irving Mayor Beth Van Duyne’s second mayoral term ends, the Republican known for speaking out against illegal immigration and Sharia begins overseeing housing and urban development for five states.
While Van Duyne had spent the better part of the past eight months speaking out against Sharia law, she did not mention Mohamed’s background in a Wednesday Facebook post reacting to his arrest.
To her supporters, Irving, Texas Mayor Beth Van Duyne is a tough-as-nails politician who's not afraid to take on Islam. To her critics, Van Duyne is a fear-monger who stokes the flames of Islamophobia. So both Van Duyne's fans and foes can surely find a talking point in the Monday incident where Irving police