Pulitzer Prize winning New York Times White House correspondent Maggie Haberman fired back at President Donald Trump, following an early Saturday series of tweets from the commander-in-chief.
....non-existent “sources” and a drunk/drugged up loser who hates Michael, a fine person with a wonderful family. M… https://t.co/dlBa5kZQId— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1524316201.0
....it means lying or making up stories. Sorry, I don’t see Michael doing that despite the horrible Witch Hunt and the dishonest media!— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1524316201.0
In response, Haberman fired back with an additional quote she learned while reporting the story that so enraged President Trump.
"When I was reporting this story, I said to one person who’s observed the Cohen-Trump relationship that Trump has been abusive to him. The person replied, 'He’s abusive to everybody,'” she reported.
When I was reporting this story, I said to one person who’s observed the Cohen-Trump relationship that Trump has be… https://t.co/KIraJ0VnbJ— Maggie Haberman (@Maggie Haberman)1524317619.0
The consistency of Trump's abuse may have new relevance after his latest tweets. Trump referred to one source in the story as a "drunk/drugged up loser."
Haberman also noted that Trump, who is reportedly golfing today, was not welcome at the funeral of former First Lady Barbara Bush.
Having @potus there was not something the Bushes wanted. https://t.co/McfSGObvjC— Maggie Haberman (@Maggie Haberman)1524317368.0