Ivanka Trump Blasted for Claiming to Honor McCain’s ‘Memory and Legacy’

 
 
 

'Keep Your Fake Sympathy to Yourself'

Advisor to the President and First Daughter Ivanka Trump is being blasted on social media after posting a tweet in which she claims to be honoring the late Senator John McCain's "memory and legacy."

President Trump reportedly quashed a White House statement honoring the Republican from Arizona who passed away Saturday. He also never said anything to honor McCain, only taking to social media to post "thoughts" for the McCain family. The White House lowered the flag to half-staff, but 36 hours after McCain's passing, it has been raised to full-staff.

MSNBC's Stephanie Ruhle weighed in:

As did others:

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