‘One of the worst Senators in the United States’ 

Former President Donald Trump raged towards Sen. Bill Cassidy on Monday, calling the Louisiana Republican “one of many worst senators in the USA Senate.” 

Trump, 77, who endorsed Cassidy in his 2020 re-election marketing campaign, fumed over the senator’s 2021 vote to convict him at his impeachment trial for his position within the Jan. 6 riot on the Capitol Constructing.

“A TOTAL FLAKE, Republican although he could also be,” the presumptive GOP nominee for president wrote on Truth Social

Cassidy was considered one of seven Senate Republicans who voted to convict Trump of inciting an riot. 

Cassidy voted to convict Trump in his 2021 impeachment trial. POOL/AFP through Getty Photos

“Cassidy is a complete ‘stiff,’ however Louisiana didn’t want him to guard them, as a result of they’d ME, 100%!” Trump wrote. “Nonetheless, when the Democrats’ Impeachment Hoax began, this Lamebrain Senator truly voted towards me.”

“He thought it was so ‘cool,’ till he received house, and was actually pelted with the whole lot that might be used for such an inglorious occurring, particularly phrases, with plenty of foul language thrown in.”

The previous president famous that he’s “been too busy beating up the Communists, Fascists, and Lunatics who’ve weaponized our Authorities towards Crooked Joe Biden’s Political Opponent, ME, to assume a lot” about Cassidy – although Trump has beforehand lashed out on the senator. 

Trump claimed that Cassidy had his eye on operating for governor within the Bayou State final yr however opted towards it after he endorsed Republican Jeff Landry.

“Invoice Cassidy is now shunned in his personal State as a disloyal light-weight, and it’s an attractive factor to observe,” the previous president mentioned. 

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Trump argued that Cassidy has been “shunned” in Louisiana. Getty Photos

Final yr, Cassidy declared that Trump  “can not win” the 2024 White Home election, asserting that President Biden and Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis have been the one viable choices. 

DeSantis dropped out of the presidential major race earlier this yr, and quite a few polls present Trump main Biden in a rematch of the 2020 election. 

Extra lately, Cassidy criticized Trump throughout an interview with NBC’s “Meet the Press” in March over the previous president’s rhetoric towards migrants coming into the nation illegally, calling it “dehumanizing.”

“That’s why once more, many individuals proceed to have reservations,” Cassidy mentioned. “And I say the very best factor going for Donald Trump operating for president is that he’s operating towards Joe Biden, about whom many individuals even have reservations. And admittedly, that’s why individuals are contemplating third events. So it’s a sorry state of affairs.”

Cassidy is considered one of 15 GOP senators who’ve but to endorse Trump for president in 2024.

The Submit has reached out to Cassidy’s workplace for remark.

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