White House defends Trump 'Pocahontas' jab at Navajo event

President Trump's top spokeswoman on Monday defended his decision to call Sen. Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth WarrenDemocrats call on Biden administration to ease entry to US for at-risk Afghans Biden stiff arms progressives on the Postal Service Trump by the numbers: 2024 isn't simple 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.