The Massachusetts Democratic Party released a video Friday showing four previous examples of US Senator Scott Brown saying he met with “kings and queens.”
Set to the tune of ABBA’s “Dancing Queen,” the video was released in an e-mail that noted that it “shows Brown making the claim in Wakefield, on Martha’s Vineyard, the Berkshires, and in Sandwich on the campaign trail.”
In a radio interview Thursday, Brown said that during his time as a US senator he had met with kings and queens.
His staff was quick to acknowledge that the comment was a flub and that the senator has not actually met with royalty.
“He misspoke when he said kings and queens,” Brown spokesman Colin Reed said in a statement Thursday.
State Democratic Party spokesman Matt House said that Friday’s video was a compilation of footage shot by the party’s tracker since last summer.
House offered another video example from 2010, when Brown made similar comments outside a Quincy diner while campaigning with congressional candidate Jeff Perry.
The Brown campaign did not respond Friday to a request for comment on the footage released by the rival party.