Iraq vet lawmaker mocks Fox host over Trump family praise

Iraq vet lawmaker mocks Fox host over Trump family praise
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Rep. Ruben Gallego (D-Ariz.) used his experience as an Iraq War veteran to respond to a comment a Fox News anchor made suggesting the Trump family has done more for the country than any Democrat.

“Totally remember the Trump brothers laying down suppressive fire for me in Anbar,” Gallego tweeted Sunday.

Gallego was responding to a statement made by Jesse Watters, a host of Fox News programs “The Five” and “Watters’ World.”

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Gallego has come out against President Trump in the past, criticizing his policies about veterans and calling him out for comparing his attendance of a military academy to serving in the armed forces.