The stunt earned a quick response from the White House's own Twitter feed.

Democratic allies, including House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) also weighed in with support.

But the exchange also drew responses from top Republicans in the House, including Speaker John BoehnerJohn Andrew BoehnerRestoring fiscal sanity requires bipartisan courage GOP congressman slams primary rival for Ryan donations Speculation swirls about Kevin McCarthy’s future MORE (R-Ohio) and Eric CantorEric Ivan CantorFeehery: The governing party 'Release the memo' — let's stop pretending that Democrats are the defenders of the FBI Raúl Labrador, a model for Hispanic politicians reaching higher MORE (R-Va.).