Sen. Bob Corker took a jab at President Trump Sunday after the commander-in-chief claimed to have ended the Tennessean’s political profession by refusing to endorse him.
“Sure, similar to Mexico is paying for the wall,” Corker mentioned in a sarcastic Twitter put up.
Corker, who has beforehand in contrast the White Home to an “grownup day care heart,” then added #AlertTheDaycareStaff.
The Twitter spat comes after Corker criticized Trump on a Sunday morning discuss present for mishandling the continuing authorities shutdown and for pulling troops out of Syria prematurely.
Whereas Trump campaigned on constructing a wall and having Mexico pay for it, the president now’s “proud” to close down the federal government to demand $5 billion in taxpayer funds for its development. Corker blasted Trump’s demand as “a made-up combat, so the president can appear like he’s combating,” on CNN’s “State of the Union.”
Trump, residence on the White Home, lashed out on Twitter in opposition to Corker in a collection of tweets.
“Bob wished to run (for reelection) and requested for my endorsement. I mentioned NO and the sport was over. #MAGA,” Trump tweeted.
Corker, together with Sen. Jeff Flake of Arizona, are the 2 GOP senators who’re constantly keen to talk out in opposition to Trump. Each declined to run for reelection. Trump loyalist Marsha Blackburn will succeed Corker in January.