President Donald Trump on Tuesday complained that Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) was "nasty" to Brett Kavanaugh during his confirmation hearings.
But in 2011 and 2013, Trump donated a total of $6,000 to re-elect Harris as attorney general in California.
NBC News reporter Monica Alba asked Trump campaign senior advisor Katrina Pierson about the donations.
"Kamala Harris is a black woman and he donated to her campaign so I hope we can squash this racism argument now," Pierson argued.
Asked Trump camp about the $6K donation to Harris in '11/'13 & @KatrinaPierson emphasized he did so as a private ci… https://t.co/Qn3TlcGxlj— Monica Alba (@Monica Alba)1597187796.0