Maxine Waters hits Trump over taxpayer cost of golf outings

Rep. Maxine WatersMaxine Moore WatersDivides over China, fossil fuels threaten House deal to reboot Ex-Im Bank Hillicon Valley: Lawmakers unleash on Zuckerberg | House passes third election interference bill | Online extremism legislation advances in House | Google claims quantum computing breakthrough On The Money: Lawmakers hammer Zuckerberg over Facebook controversies | GOP chair expects another funding stopgap | Senate rejects Dem measure on SALT deduction cap workarounds MORE (D-Calif.) knocked President TrumpDonald John TrumpThis week: House kicks off public phase of impeachment inquiry Impeachment week: Trump probe hits crucial point Judd Gregg: The big, big and bigger problem MORE on Monday for the cost she said his golf trips carry for U.S. taxpayers.

Waters said that Trump criticized former President Obama for golfing, but that Trump's trips to the course have cost millions.

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“Remember Trump’s criticism of Obama golfing? The cost of Trump’s golfing is now $108M,” Waters tweeted, though she did not cite a report behind the dollar figure.

HuffPost reported Friday that Trump’s golf outings during his tenure in the White House have cost taxpayers more than $108 million, largely due to travel and security costs.

“Big spender Trump, disregarding the national debt only adds to his dishonesty. Trump should have been impeached a long time ago.”

Waters has long been a proponent of impeaching Trump, a divisive topic within the Democratic House caucus. Waters at one point urged Trump to resign so the country could avoid a lengthy impeachment proceeding.

Trump spent the July 4th weekend in New Jersey and reportedly played a few rounds of golf at Trump National Golf Club in Bedminster.

Trump’s three-day weekend reportedly cost taxpayers at least $1 million, according to HuffPost.

Since taking office, Trump now mainly golfs at golf clubs bearing his name, spending dozens of days at his clubs in New Jersey, Virginia and Florida.