President Donald Trump appeared to snub Speaker Nancy Pelosi as he arrived in the House of Representatives to give his State of the Union address.
Speaker Pelosi reached out for a handshake, as is customary, but Trump did not reciprocate.
Yup, Trump snubbed Nancy Pelosi on the handshake. He'll probably lie about it though. (video at 50% speed and scr… https://t.co/zmGbuMrq3z— Sarah Burris (@Sarah Burris)1580885646.0
WATCH LIVE: Nancy Pelosi went in for a handshake with President Trump. It did not end up happening.… https://t.co/RFb3kOfujH— The Boston Globe (@The Boston Globe)1580868453.0
The president was criticized for the snub. Here's some of what people were saying:
President Petty denies Speaker Nancy Pelosi a handshake. Because of course. #SOTU https://t.co/7w3RAMKZoO— BrooklynDad_Defiant! (@BrooklynDad_Defiant!)1580868584.0
Pelosi offers the handshake. Trump either doesn't see or doesn't reciprocate. Wowza.— Chris Cillizza (@Chris Cillizza)1580868359.0
The president presented his speech to @SpeakerPelosi but he ignored her outstretched hand for the customary handsha… https://t.co/W5ejq1unBN— Kelly O'Donnell (@Kelly O'Donnell)1580868544.0
The handshake diss. Wow. Rude #ldhssotu https://t.co/WPZMpzgVut— Lauren (@Lauren)1580868409.0