President Trump tore into Sen. Ben Sasse Saturday in a series of tweets after the Nebraska Republican excoriated the president in a recent call with constituents and called him a "TV-obsessed narcissistic individual."
Trump said "Little Ben" is the "least effective" Republican in the Senate and "a person who truly doesn’t have what it takes to be great."
"Little Ben is a liability to the Republican Party, and an embarrassment to the Great State of Nebraska. Other than that, he’s just a wonderful guy!," Trump tweeted Saturday.
Trump ripped Sasse as a "RINO" ("Republican in Name Only") who only was acting "nice" to Trump to win his GOP primary, but has since resumed his "stupid and obnoxious ways."
Trump said Sasse is "heading down the same inglorious path" as previous Trump critics in the Senate, former GOP Sens. Jeff Flake and Bob Corker, who retired in 2019.
"Both Senators became totally unelectable, couldn’t come even close to winning their primaries, and decided to drop out of politics and gracefully “RETIRE," Trump tweeted. "[Sasse] could be next, or perhaps the Republicans should find a new and more viable candidate?"
The Twitter tirade against Sasse comes shortly after the senator's damning comments about Trump were report... (Read more)
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