President Donald Trump announced that he would refuse to allow the United States to pay for the security of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex. But it prompted many to wonder why the president is concerned about British royals at a time Americans are being ravaged by the coronavirus.
"I am a great friend and admirer of the Queen & the United Kingdom. It was reported that Harry and Meghan, who left the Kingdom, would reside permanently in Canada. Now they have left Canada for the U.S. however, the U.S. will not pay for their security protection. They must pay!" Trump tweeted.
I am a great friend and admirer of the Queen & the United Kingdom. It was reported that Harry and Meghan, who left… https://t.co/93TLGOURbX— Donald J. Trump (@Donald J. Trump)1585508426.0
You can see the responses to Trump below:
@realDonaldTrump Once a jerk always a jerk. Glad to see you've got a lot of extra time on your hands for dealing wi… https://t.co/azHKHX3cyV— Joe Lockhart (@Joe Lockhart)1585508679.0
@realDonaldTrump They never asked, and don’t you have more important things to worry about?— Trump = loser (@Trump = loser)1585509662.0
In the midst of a pandemic, Donald Trump has psychotic meltdown about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle https://t.co/su4ZwKpiOR— Palmer Report (@Palmer Report)1585509417.0
Will you shut the hell up, stop watching TV, get off of Twitter, and focus on the #Coronavirus pandemic? These are… https://t.co/AzBQTOjE4V— rolandsmartin (@rolandsmartin)1585509730.0
Today, Donald Trump has tweeted about: -His TV ratings. -His poll numbers. -The "lamestream" media. -Harry and… https://t.co/6EpJWBbAeX— Doug Gordon (@Doug Gordon)1585508977.0
His country is battling the corona virus, but this is Trumps way of setting his priorities straight: letting Harry… https://t.co/BIzqaEYLJZ— Abdellah (@Abdellah)1585508949.0
@realDonaldTrump Donald "Genocide" Trump using Harry and Meghan to distract from his coronavirus 💩show: https://t.co/IKa8F0lEUI— 🇺🇸🌊 Kal-El of Krypton 🏳️🌈🌽 (@🇺🇸🌊 Kal-El of Krypton 🏳️🌈🌽)1585509640.0
@realDonaldTrump Mr President please focus on coronavirus. We don’t care harry and meghan is getting security or not. God Bless America 🇺🇸— aliharoon (@aliharoon)1585509008.0
@realDonaldTrump The Queen thinks you are a dolt. Even at 90 yo she has more sense than you can ever have! Harry &… https://t.co/I9Ih8qabLV— M 🕶 (@M 🕶)1585509366.0
@realDonaldTrump Is this how the imbecile prepares for his #Coronavirus news conference, thinking about Harry and M… https://t.co/lfvWmhrG3b— ⭐️ Merrill - sheltering at home ⭐️ (@⭐️ Merrill - sheltering at home ⭐️)1585509441.0