Kamala Harris Draws Flak For Her Memorial Day Tweet
US Vice President Kamala Harris came earned the ire of both supporters and critics after asking the fellow countrymen to enjoy a long weekend on Saturday. But she soon changed her tweet to salute the military on America’s military Sunday.
Kamala Harris tweeted on Saturday….
“enjoy the long weekend” tweeted the Vice President and it came as a surprise for the countrymen to who the tweet was addressed but it didn’t go down well with America as Americans were preparing for the military Sunday.
Since the tweet was from her official account, Kamala Harris had little room to look for an excuse but to correct the things. And she was quick in responding to the rebuke she received from her fans, followers, and critics.
Kamala Harris tweeted on Sunday….
The Vice President saluted the military for safeguarding the freedom of the country. She said that they risked their lives just for the sake of the fellow countrymen. She further tweeted that as the country prepared to honor them on Memorial Day, the country remembered their services and their sacrifice.
It was a much-balanced tweet that the earlier one sent on Saturday. But it produced mixed feelings. And it can be said that the countrymen didn’t like the “long weekend” tweet.
See how people reacted to Kamala Harris’ tweet….
Some people said that the tween was too little and too late, while others said that the Vice President didn’t mention the military members that laid their lives in the combat in her tweet.
But Former Trump 2020 campaign communications director Tim Murtaugh severely criticized the Vice President for her Saturday tweet. And he even went to the length of saying that Kamala Harris sent the Sunday tweet after googling Memorial Day for 24 hours.
Fox News contributor Deneen Borelli said that the “enjoy the long weekend” tweet was up even on Sunday.