President Trump likes the hashtag “PelosiTantrum.”
Mr. Trump retweeted posts with that hashtag about 20 times early Wednesday morning, fewer than 12 hours just after Property Speaker Nancy Pelosi unceremoniously ripped up a paper copy of Mr. Trump’s State of the Union handle on digicam at the end of his speech at the Capitol.
Former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley explained she was “Disappointed to see @SpeakerPelosi rip up the speech that described lives we have misplaced and heroes we celebrated at the SOTU.”
“No subject how you really feel or what you disagree with, bear in mind many others are viewing. This was unbecoming of another person at her amount in office environment,” Ms. Haley reported.
One particular of the posts retweeted by the president named Mrs. Pelosi “just a bitter drama queen pitching a minimal hissy healthy.”
The president identified as his speech “a terrific and triumphant evening for our Region.”
“Thank you for all of the nice remarks and amazing reviews of my State of the Union Speech. It was my terrific honor to have accomplished it!” he tweeted.
Vice President Mike Pence, who sat next to Mrs. Pelosi on the speaker’s rostrum during the speech, said her shredding of the paper was “a new lower.”
“It definitely dishonored the instant and was beneath the dignity of a joint session,” Mr. Pence explained on Fox Information.
He also said the speaker “seemed to be muttering alongside about things they have been accomplishing that she didn’t consider they ended up having credit rating for.”