Trump Labels Congresswomen ‘Racist Group of Troublemakers’

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U.S. Reps Ayanna Pressley (D-MA), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) and Rashida Tlaib (D-MI). (REUTERS/Erin Scott)

President Donald Trump continued to attack freshman lawmakers and called them a “racist group of troublemakers.”

Trump was reportedly traveling to pay his respects to the late Justice John Paul Stevens with First Lady Melania Trump when he wrote the following tweet on July 22, ABC News reported. 

“The ‘Squad’ is a very Racist group of troublemakers who are young, inexperienced, and not very smart. They are pulling the once great Democrat Party far left, and were against humanitarian aid at the Border… And are now against ICE and Homeland Security. So bad for our Country!” Trump tweeted.

The “squad” Trump referenced is New York Representative Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Minnesota Representative Ilhan Omar, Massachusetts Representative Ayanna Pressley, and Michigan Representative Rashida Tlaib. While meeting with Prime Minister of the Islamic Republic of Pakistan, Imran…

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