Rep. Mia Love (R-UT) isn’t bothered by Donald Trump taking to Twitter to attack American citizens.
When CNN host Jake Tapper asked Love if she’d seen the Tweets that the president-elect has sent out over the last week. Love looked like a deer in headlights.
“I can’t imagine the kind of-” Love began to say over Tapper as he explained the death threats Steelworker Local 1999 president Chuck Jones was receiving after Trump’s tweets.
“Look, nobody is perfect,” Love said, dismissing Trump’s online behavior. “One of the problem areas is how you respond. You still have to represent everyone. Whether they supported you or not, you are the president of the United States. You don’t represent one side versus another. You are supposed to make life better for all Americans. So, if you’re going to make America great again, you have to make it great again for everyone. I think that he — he reacts quite a bit. When someone pushes him, he pushes back. That can also be a downside. I think that’s one of the things we have to keep in check. As a leader of the free world, I think it’s important to make sure that you’re not just reacting. that you’re being thoughtful.”
Check out the full interview below: