White House defends Trump 'Pocahontas' jab at Navajo event

President Trump's top spokeswoman on Monday defended his decision to call Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenSanders campaign reports raising M in less than a day The Memo: Bernie Sanders’s WH launch sharpens ‘socialist’ question Gillibrand uses Trump Jr. tweet to fundraise MORE (D-Mass.) "Pocahontas" during an event honoring Native American veterans. 

“I think what most people find offensive is Sen. Warren lying about her heritage to advance her career," White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders told reporters. 
 
Sanders claimed the term "Pocahontas" is not a racial slur.