President Donald Trump may or may not be live-tweeting his TV watching experience this evening.
Hours after congratulating French president-elect Emmanuel Macron, Trump decided to post this tweet seemingly out of nowhere:
Rexnord of Indiana made a deal during the Obama Administration to move to Mexico. Fired their employees. Tax product big that's sold in U.S.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) May 7, 2017
NBC’s Bradd Jaffy took notice of Trump’s tweet, and he has a pretty good idea of what inspired the president’s new message to the Twitterverse:
— Bradd Jaffy (@BraddJaffy) May 7, 2017
Kate Snow is hosting Sunday’s NBC Nightly News, and tonight’s show featured a segment about Trump’s promise to bring jobs back to America while stopping them from being outsourced. The show specifically focused on how hundreds of people are being laid off because Rexnord decided to shut down their plant in Indianapolis and relocate its operations to Mexico.
Watch above, via NBC.
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