NC rep blasts 'bully' Springsteen over canceled show
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A North Carolina congressman is slamming Bruce Springsteen for canceling a concert in the state over its new "bathroom law" that targets transgender people.

"It's disappointing he's not following through on his commitments," said Rep. Mark WalkerBradley (Mark) Mark WalkerThree scenarios for how leadership races could play out in the House Florida university to get early voting site after judge strikes down ban Student voter suppression is an affront to the memory of Andrew Goodman MORE (R-N.C.), according to The Hollywood Reporter.

"We've got other artists coming soon — Def Leppard, Justin Bieber," he said. "I've never been a Bieber fan, but I might have to go. Maybe artists who weren't 'born to run' deserve a little bit more support."

Walker said Springsteen was being a "bully."

"Bruce is known to be on the radical left, and he's got every right to be so, but I consider this a bully tactic. It's like when a kid gets upset and says he's going to take his ball and go home," he said.

The new law requires people to use bathrooms designated for the gender that they were born with.

Opponents like Springsteen say that it unfairly targets gay and transgender people.

On Friday, the rock star announced that he was canceling the upcoming show, saying in a statement, "Some things are more important than a rock show and this fight against prejudice and bigotry — which is happening as I write — is one of them. It is the strongest means I have for raising my voice in opposition to those who continue to push us backwards instead of forwards."