BALTIMORE (WJZ) — Former Maryland Republican Lieutenant Governor Michael Steele blasted President Donald Trump’s tweet comparing the impeachment process to a lynching.
On Twitter Tuesday morning, Trump wrote that “All Republicans must remember what they are witnessing here – a lynching. But we will WIN!”
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So some day, if a Democrat becomes President and the Republicans win the House, even by a tiny margin, they can impeach the President, without due process or fairness or any legal rights. All Republicans must remember what they are witnessing here – a lynching. But we will WIN!
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) October 22, 2019
Steele, who is black, called the comment “pathetic” in a tweet showing a graphic photo of a man being lynched.READ MORE: Baltimore Homeowner Blasts City, Courts As Investment Property Turns Into 'Nightmare' After Fire, Murder, Squatters
“Trump this is not happening to you and it’s pathetic that you act like you’re such a victim,” Steele tweeted.MORE NEWS: Ocean City Designates Special Event Zone For Car Show