George Conway puts 'windmill cancer survivor' in Twitter bio

George ConwayGeorge Thomas ConwayGeorge Conway calls for Congress to remove Trump: He's 'a cancer' Conway's husband calls out Barr over original framing of Mueller report Conway's husband mocks Trump for giving advice to Boeing MORE, the husband of White House counselor Kellyanne ConwayKellyanne Elizabeth ConwayThe Hill's Morning Report — Mueller aftermath: What will House Dems do now? George Conway calls for Congress to remove Trump: He's 'a cancer' Hillicon Valley: Cyber, tech takeaways from Mueller report | Millions of Instagram passwords exposed internally by Facebook | DHS unrolling facial recognition tech in airports | Uber unveils new safety measures after student's killing MORE, recently added "windmill cancer survivor" to his Twitter bio in an apparent attempt to mock President TrumpDonald John TrumpGrassroots America shows the people support Donald Trump Trump speaks to rebel Libyan general attacking Tripoli Dem lawmaker: Mueller report shows 'substantial body of evidence' on obstruction MORE's claim that the noise from wind turbines causes cancer. 

Conway, a frequent critic of Trump, previously described himself as just a "lawyer" on his Twitter account. It is unclear when he added the new phrase to his bio. But the change appears to have happened within the last week, as a capture of his Twitter page on April 4 from the nonprofit Internet Archive Wayback Machine shows only the word "lawyer." 


Trump sparked scrutiny last week after suggesting that the noise emitted by wind power causes cancer. 

“If you have a windmill anywhere near your house, congratulations, your house just went down 75 percent in value. And they say the noise causes cancer,” Trump said while delivering remarks at the National Republican Congressional Committee's annual spring dinner. 

There is no evidence to back Trump's claim that noise from wind turbines causes cancer. 

Both GOP senators from Iowa dismissed Trump's statement, with Sen. Chuck GrassleyCharles (Chuck) Ernest GrassleyOn The Money: Inside the Mueller report | Cain undeterred in push for Fed seat | Analysis finds modest boost to economy from new NAFTA | White House says deal will give auto sector B boost The 7 most interesting nuggets from the Mueller report Government report says new NAFTA would have minimal impact on economy MORE (R-Iowa) saying the remark was "idiotic." 

"[Trump's] comments on wind energy — not only as a president but when he was a candidate — were, first of all, idiotic, and it didn’t show much respect for Chuck Grassley as the grandfather of the wind energy tax credit," Grassley told reporters last week. 

Conway has repeatedly slammed Trump throughout his presidency and has recently voiced alarm over what he calls the president's deteriorating mental state. 

"Have we ever seen this degree of brazen, pathological mendacity in American public life?" Conway asked in a tweet in March before adding in a separate tweet that "it’s beyond politics. It’s nuts. It’s a disorder."
"Whether or not impeachment is in order, a serious inquiry needs to be made about this man’s condition of mind," he said.