Sen. Patrick Leahy (D-VT) called out President Donald Trump for mocking MSNBC’s Ali Velshi during an interview with Velshi on Sunday.
As he spoke about the White House’s move to fill Ruth Bader Ginsburg’s seat in the Supreme Court, Leahy said to Velshi, “I’m glad to see you looking so well, I know the president said it was a beautiful thing when you got shot with a rubber bullet at a demonstration,” in reference to the president’s comments on Friday.
During a rally, the president said, “I remember this guy Velshi. He got hit in the knee with a canister of tear gas and he went down. He was down. ‘My knee, my knee.’ Nobody cared,