Meghan McCainMeghan Marguerite McCainMeghan McCain to release audiobook on 'bold conservatism' for 21st century Meghan McCain presses Steyer on 2020 bid: 'You have not proven that you can inspire people' Ryan denies protesting national anthem at Democratic debate MORE resurfaced a video of her father’s handling of a heckler who accused his 2008 presidential opponent Barack ObamaBarack Hussein ObamaDick Cheney to attend fundraiser supporting Trump reelection: report Forget conventional wisdom — Bernie Sanders is electable 2020 Democrats fight to claim Obama's mantle on health care MORE of being an Arab as President TrumpDonald John TrumpO'Rourke: Trump driving global, U.S. economy into recession Manchin: Trump has 'golden opportunity' on gun reforms Objections to Trump's new immigration rule wildly exaggerated MORE comes under fire for chants made by his supporters about Rep. Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarTlaib suggests boycotting Maher show after he calls anti-Israel boycott movement 'bullsh-t purity test' The Memo: Trump pushes back amid signs of economic slowdown Tlaib's grandmother to Trump: 'May God ruin' you MORE (D-Minn.) at a recent rally. 

In the video tweeted by McCain, her father, the late Arizona Sen. John McCainJohn Sidney McCainFighter pilot vs. astronaut match-up in Arizona could determine control of Senate The Hill's Morning Report — Recession fears climb and markets dive — now what? Trump makes rare trip to Clinton state, hoping to win back New Hampshire MORE (R), could be seen taking a microphone away from his supporter at one of his campaign rallies in 2008 after she called him an “Arab.”

“I can’t trust Obama,” she told John McCain. “I have read about and he’s not — he’s not — he’s an Arab.” 

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The then-presidential candidate could be seen taking the microphone from the supporter while shaking his head before going on to say: “No, ma’am. He’s a decent family man, citizen who I just happen to have disagreements with on fundamental issues.”

“And that’s what this campaign is all about,” he continued. “He’s not.

Meghan McCain wrote in the post on Wednesday that she was sharing the old footage for “anyone who needs reminding of how a lot of Republicans like me were raised and how we view the world.”

“I love you Dad and I've never missed your leadership more,” she added.

The video has since started to make rounds on social media, with many contrasting the footage with Trump’s failure to silence to his supporters at a rally on Wednesday night who launched "send her back" chants directed at Omar.

Trump, who was criticized over the weekend for telling the Somali American lawmaker and three other lawmakers of color to “go back” their home countries, sought to distance himself from the controversy by disavowing the chants later on Thursday. 

“I was not happy with it. I disagree with it,” Trump told reporters.

When pressed about his failure to stop the chants, Trump said, “I think I did. I started speaking very quickly.”