Congressional Candidate Shamed After He Targets First Lady Melania in Vulgar Attack

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July 31, 2018Jul 31, 2018

President Donald Trump and his family members have, unfortunately, been the subject of countless verbal attacks throughout Trump’s presidency. His wife, First Lady Melania Trump, is often targeted for simply being married to him.

The most recent attack against the First Lady came from an Oregon congressional candidate running as an independent — Mark Roberts. On social media, Roberts compared Mrs. Trump to a prostitute.

https://twitter.com/AmericNews/status/1024347248035999744

While responding to a Twitter post from conservative voice Charlie Kirk about the difference in staffers between Michelle Obama and Melania Trump, Roberts stated, “Did you know the First Lady works by the hour? #thinkdirty #hoebag”

https://twitter.com/RobertsforCD2/status/1023977572315451392

Conservatives did not take well to Roberts’ Twitter attack. GOP Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy was one of many well-known Republican names who spoke out against Roberts; McCarthy called the comment “disgraceful” and demanded that his account should be banned.

https://twitter.com/GOPLeader/status/1024128376687210496

Other conservatives also spoke out against Roberts. Many were appalled that someone running for her office would make such derogatory comments against our First Lady.

https://twitter.com/harrytpk/status/1024129116864491526

https://twitter.com/Timpanist/status/1024162133406375937

https://twitter.com/JuicyT55/status/1024096695599161344

Roberts responded to the backlash on Tuesday in a statement to the Daily Caller: "I think the answers to your questions are self-explanatory. Have a [good] day and keep the donations coming.”

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