President Donald Trump ignited mockery on Wednesday by warning the new governor of California that the federal government would intervene unless the state dealt with its homeless population.
"Governor Gavin N [sic] has done a really bad job on taking care of the homeless population in California. If he can’t fix the problem, the Federal Govt. will get involved!" Trump tweeted on Christmas day.
Many Twitter users wondered how Trump planned to solve a complicated issue such as homelessness, while others wished he would keep quiet on the day celebrating the birth of Jesus Christ.
Trump takes time out of Christmas Day to attack California's governor over homelessness, in the process retweeting… https://t.co/AAAcejBdtv— Ben Gittleson (@Ben Gittleson) 1577313640.0
@realDonaldTrump You can't even fix your hair.— leglyn (@leglyn) 1577313672.0
@realDonaldTrump Criticizing other peoples work? Start with your own job!— Paul van der Meer (@Paul van der Meer) 1577313673.0
@realDonaldTrump Really Dude! It is Christmas! BeBest?? @FLOTUS— tobi8 (@tobi8) 1577313134.0
@realDonaldTrump It’s Christmas. What’s wrong with you!!?????— Rob Taub (@Rob Taub) 1577313038.0
@realDonaldTrump You sound really stupid. https://t.co/1A3J7HKbuS— John Pavlovitz (@John Pavlovitz) 1577314152.0
@realDonaldTrump President is spending Christmas responding to random, multi-day-old tweets with threats against De… https://t.co/GinRcrmDMS— David Rothschild (@David Rothschild) 1577313709.0
@realDonaldTrump It’s Christmas Day can’t you just be quiet 🤐 for one day!— Robbin ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ 🎄🎅🏻🤶🏻⛄️ (@Robbin ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ 🎄🎅🏻🤶🏻⛄️) 1577314057.0
I guess we couldn't let the holiday go by without tweeting a threat to a political opponent. And while the CA housi… https://t.co/Cghuj0lKy3— Chris DiLapi (@Chris DiLapi) 1577313948.0
@realDonaldTrump Attention All Homeless Folks: You have been invited to stay on tRump properties until he can figur… https://t.co/fMWrca2C8U— Bella (@Bella) 1577314160.0
Trump uses Christmas Day to attack a democratic governor. Happy birthday Jesus! #MerryChristmasMrPresident… https://t.co/KahISCDy4d— (((DeanObeidallah))) (@(((DeanObeidallah)))) 1577314476.0