Kathy Griffin attacks Trump for McCain condolences: 'Take his name out of your mouth'

Comedian Kathy Griffin went after President TrumpDonald John TrumpMost Americans break with Trump on Ukraine, but just 45 percent think he should be removed: poll Judge orders Democrats to give notice if they request Trump's NY tax returns Trump's doctor issues letter addressing 'speculation' about visit to Walter Reed MORE for his expression of condolences to Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainConservative group cuts ties with Michelle Malkin Democratic debate at Tyler Perry's could miss the mark with black voters Donald Trump's 2020 election economic gamble MORE’s (R-Ariz.) family.

“Take his name out of your mouth you piece of shit,” Griffin wrote on Twitter Saturday evening.


“You maligned his military service while you did everything to avoid serving. You attacked him repeatedly while you knew he was dying,” Griffin continued.

“And you cozied up to Putin while he did everything he could to oppose him,” she wrote. “F--- you.”

The president tweeted out his condolences to the McCain family earlier Saturday night.

McCain died from brain cancer on Saturday at the age of 81.

He and the president had clashed repeatedly.

Griffin is also a frequent critic of Trump. 

Last Tuesday, she highlighted an old tweet from his former attorney, Michael Cohen, about 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonThe Memo: Centrists change tone of Democratic race In 2020, democracy will be decided at the margins Michelle Obama presents Lin-Manuel Miranda with National Portrait Award MORE going to prison.

Griffin sent the tweet just hours after ABC News reported on Cohen's plea deal with federal prosecutors over campaign finance and tax fraud violations.