Harris swipes at Trump on Russia: 'Always nice to spend time with supporters on the campaign trail'

Harris swipes at Trump on Russia: 'Always nice to spend time with supporters on the campaign trail'
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Sen. Kamala HarrisKamala HarrisThe Hill's 12:30 Report: Biden defends Afghanistan withdrawal after pushback Scalise carries a milk carton saying Harris is 'missing' at the border Harris to visit Mexico and Guatemala 'soon' MORE (D-Calif.) on Friday suggested that President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump mocks Murkowski, Cheney election chances Race debate grips Congress US reentry to Paris agreement adds momentum to cities' sustainability efforts MORE was going to spend time with "supporters" after the president said he was considering going to Russia's May Day Parade next year.

"Always nice to spend time with supporters on the campaign trail," the 2020 presidential hopeful tweeted in reference to Trump's comments, jabbing at him over his relationship with Russia. 

Trump indicated Friday that he would like to accept Russian President Vladimir PutinVladimir Vladimirovich PutinKeeping China out of Taiwan will take a tough stand from Biden Putin gets second dose of Russian vaccine: report Kremlin says Biden-Putin summit contingent on US behavior MORE's invitation to the May 9 event, but said he might not because it is during the presidential campaign season. 


“It’s a very big deal, celebrating the end of the war,” Trump told reporters. “I appreciate the invitation. It’s right in the middle of the political season.”

Former special counsel Robert MuellerRobert (Bob) MuellerWhy a special counsel is guaranteed if Biden chooses Yates, Cuomo or Jones as AG Barr taps attorney investigating Russia probe origins as special counsel CNN's Toobin warns McCabe is in 'perilous condition' with emboldened Trump MORE's report of his investigation into Russia's election interference, released earlier this year, found that Russia aimed to help Trump win the 2016 election, but did not establish that there was a criminal conspiracy by the Trump campaign. 

Trump has faced criticism for his closeness with Putin, including after he said it was "possible" he would invite Putin to next year's Group of Seven summit.

Harris is among more than a dozen people running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination.