Twitter Rips Trump’s False Claim About Obama Not Calling Parents of Fallen Soldiers: ‘A F*cking Lie’


During his press conference today, President Donald Trump took a shot at his predecessor by claiming that Barack Obama and other past presidents didn’t make calls to families of fallen soldiers.

Trump was subsequently called out on this and hedged, saying, “I don’t know if he did. I was told that he didn’t often, and a lot of presidents don’t. They write letters.”

People who served in the Obama White House were particularly appalled:

And a lot of other people on Twitter were shocked too:

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