“Elijah Cummings has been a brutal bully, shouting and screaming at the great men & women of Border Patrol about conditions at the Southern Border, when actually his Baltimore district is FAR WORSE and more dangerous,” Trump wrote during Saturday morning’s tweetstorm.
He went on to call Cummings’s district the “worst in the USA,” a “rat and rodent infested mess,” and a “dangerous & filthy place.” Trump also accused the congressman of corruption.
Maryland’s 7th district actually has a median household income higher than the national average, and two thirds of its adult residents have white-collar jobs.
Meanwhile, here’s a list of Republicans who have criticized Trump’s attack on Cummings:
Of course, we all know what’s behind this — several Baltimore residents are suing Jared Kushner’s property management company for various criminal and code violations. Kushner used the secretive “WhatsApp” for most of his communications. Rep. Cummings has just subpoenaed Kushner’s WhatsApp communications.