President Trump spent Tuesday morning tweeting disparaging remarks about a number of girls, together with those that have accused him of sexual harassment and a US senator who has referred to as for his resignation amid these claims.
Trump began with an assault on the ladies who accused him of sexual harassment, who got here ahead throughout the 2016 election. Three went on a nationwide media blitz on Monday to convey new consideration to their accusations, and one other will seem on Megyn Kelly In the present day on Tuesday.
Many individuals — together with reporters who cowl Trump — have been fast to level out how unlikely it’s that Trump would not know or by no means met the ladies:
Trump has mentioned on a scorching microphone that he likes to seize girls “by the pussy” and mentioned on the radio that he preferred to stroll in on his magnificence pageant contestants whereas they have been getting dressed. (Trump mentioned his scorching mic remarks have been “locker room discuss” and the White Home has referred to as the ladies liars.)
Trump additionally fired off a tweet laced with sexual innuendo in opposition to US Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand, who referred to as on Trump to resign after the ladies spoke out on Monday.
Trump claimed Gillibrand would “come to my workplace ‘begging’ for marketing campaign contributions” and “would do something for them.”
Gillibrand responded, “You can’t silence me.”
Trump’s lashing out comes as his therapy of and views on girls are once more within the nationwide highlight. He is additionally endorsed Alabama US Senate candidate Roy Moore, who’s accused of sexual assault and molesting a younger teenager — that election is tonight.
Trump once more tweeted his help for Moore on Tuesday morning: