In an Oval Office rant on Wednesday, President Donald Trump alleged that House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam Schiff (D-CA) "couldn't carry" Secretary Mike Pompeo's jockstrap.
The remarks were made while Trump was meeting with the president of Finland, according to a pool report.
Read some of the reports in tweets below.
Trump, in the Oval with the president of Finland, says repeatedly of Schiff vs. Pompeo: Schiff “couldn’t carry his ‘blank-strap.’”— Rebecca Ballhaus (@Rebecca Ballhaus) 1570032781.0
Per White House pooler @toddgillman in the Oval Office just now: "Trump compared Schiff to Pompeo. "That guy could… https://t.co/9kL14kpBh4— Anne Rumsey Gearan (@Anne Rumsey Gearan) 1570033112.0
Helluva White House pool report from the excellent @toddgillman: "Trump compared Schiff to Pompeo 'That guy could… https://t.co/KkiX2QI98e— Cameron Joseph (@Cameron Joseph) 1570033022.0
Trump asked about even GOP concerns about threats about the whistleblower: Trump: "I don't care. I think a whistl… https://t.co/O4UjXBM6YD— Kathryn Watson (@Kathryn Watson) 1570033252.0
Pooler @toddgillman "Q that even some Republicans are concerned about threats against the whistleblower. "I don't… https://t.co/dd5CJwGRQB— Debra J. Saunders (@Debra J. Saunders) 1570033236.0
On POTUS/Oval Office, @kwelkernbc says, "The president said the whistle-blower should be protected if the whistle-b… https://t.co/FrhMaREmRF— Andrea Mitchell (@Andrea Mitchell) 1570033773.0