The White House was harshly criticized for an attack on Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) launched by White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham.
Grisham was already under fire for claiming President Donald Trump had been "measured" in a meeting with Pelosi and Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (D-NY) when she lashed out at the female speaker.
.@SenSchumer: “The Speaker kept her cool.” https://t.co/8kdLomZzQ8— Kayleigh McEnany (@Kayleigh McEnany)1571265222.0
The press secretary was harshly criticized for the tweet.
Here's some of what people were saying:
@PressSec @SenSchumer Pathetic that you are furthering a ridiculously misogynistic stereotype of a powerful woman.… https://t.co/hkOAOUxPk7— Allison Winn Scotch (@Allison Winn Scotch)1571265450.0
@PressSec @SenSchumer Looks pretty cool to me.— Zimmy (@Zimmy)1571265308.0
@PressSec @SenSchumer She looks anything but unhinged— Grudgie the Whale (@Grudgie the Whale)1571265307.0
@PressSec @SenSchumer You know Donald definitely didn't lose his cool because he's gotten his staff to post a bunch… https://t.co/yC22cjlwQ3— Old Rant Dump (@Old Rant Dump)1571265613.0
@PressSec @SenSchumer How are you getting paid $180k/yr to do nothing but retweet presidential temper tantrums?— Zack Hunt (@Zack Hunt)1571265640.0
@PressSec @SenSchumer She looks like a mom that has to scold a child for doing dumb ass shit.— Milquetoast (@Milquetoast)1571265466.0
@PressSec @SenSchumer Why do you have a job if all you do is tweet? Are you just the social media manager for the White House?— Thor Benson (@Thor Benson)1571265341.0
@PressSec @SenSchumer Everything I know about the two of them definitely leads me to believe Trumps was totally the… https://t.co/MIHyB07dIs— Milquetoast (@Milquetoast)1571265369.0
The picture Pres Trump tweeted from today’s meeting at the WH that he captioned “Nervous Nancy’s unhinged meltdown!… https://t.co/ZFn5PqwKrd— Frank Thorp V (@Frank Thorp V)1571267744.0