Trump thanks 'vicious young Socialist Congresswomen' for his poll numbers

President TrumpDonald TrumpSunday shows preview: House GOP removes Cheney from leadership position; CDC issues new guidance for fully vaccinated Americans Navajo Nation president on Arizona's new voting restrictions: An 'assault' on our rights The Memo: Lawmakers on edge after Greene's spat with Ocasio-Cortez MORE on Wednesday thanked the four Democratic congresswomen he targeted in tweets many considered racist after a conservative-leaning poll showed his approval rating at 50 percent.

Trump tweeted that the "vicious young Socialist Congresswomen" whom he urged to "go back" to the "countries" they came from were responsible for his Rasmussen daily tracking poll numbers increasing by 4 percent since Monday.

"New Poll: The Rasmussen Poll, one of the most accurate in predicting the 2016 Election, has just announced that 'Trump' numbers have recently gone up by four points, to 50%. Thank you to the vicious young Socialist Congresswomen. America will never buy your act!" Trump tweeted.

The president tweeted Sunday that the four lawmakers — thought to be Democratic Reps. Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarDeleted video shows Greene taunting Ocasio-Cortez's office in 2019 Tensions mount among Democrats over US-Israel policy Project Veritas surveilled government officials to expose anti-Trump sentiments: report MORE (Minn.), Rashida TlaibRashida Harbi TlaibWhite House says safety of journalists is 'paramount' after Gaza building bombed Deleted video shows Greene taunting Ocasio-Cortez's office in 2019 Ocasio-Cortez hits Yang over scrapped Eid event: 'Utterly shameful' MORE (Mich.), Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezWarren calls for US to support ceasefire between Israel and Hamas The Memo: Lawmakers on edge after Greene's spat with Ocasio-Cortez Sanders: Netanyahu has cultivated 'racist nationalism' MORE (N.Y.) and Ayanna PressleyAyanna PressleyDems offer bill to help single-parent families get expanded child tax credit Warren says she'll run for reelection to Senate Bush testifies before Congress about racist treatment Black birthing people face during childbirth, pregnancy MORE (Mass.) — should “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came.” Three of the four women were born in the U.S.


On Tuesday, the House voted to condemn Trump's remarks in a Democratic-led vote that won support from four Republicans.

Rasmussen billed itself as the most accurate pollster of the 2016 election after it came within 1 point of predicting Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonCongress won't end the wars, so states must Democrats say it's up to GOP to stop Trump 2024 Hillary Clinton to speak at Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders summit MORE's popular vote victory in the presidential election, closer than any other major poll site.