Trump rally crowd chants 'lock her up' about Pelosi

Supporters at President TrumpDonald John TrumpOklahoma City Thunder players kneel during anthem despite threat from GOP state lawmaker Microsoft moving forward with talks to buy TikTok after conversation with Trump Controversial Trump nominee placed in senior role after nomination hearing canceled MORE's rally in New Hampshire on Monday chanted "lock her up" about Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiGOP lawmaker: Democratic Party 'used to be more moderate' White House not optimistic on near-term stimulus deal Sunday shows - Stimulus debate dominates MORE (D-Calif.).

The chant broke out as Trump complained about Pelosi's conduct during his State of the Union address last week.

"I had somebody behind me who was mumbling terribly. Mumbling," Trump said, mocking Pelosi. "Very distracting."

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The crowd of thousands in Manchester coalesced into chants of "lock her up." Trump stood at the podium nodding his head and mouthed the words "that's true."

"No, it was very distracting," he added. "I’m speaking, and a woman is mumbling terribly behind me, angry."

Trump's crowds began chanting "lock her up" about 2016 Democratic nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonState polling problematic — again 4 reasons why Trump can't be written off — yet 'Unmasking' Steele dossier source: Was confidentiality ever part of the deal? MORE and often use the refrain when the president mentions her at his rallies. But Monday marked one of the first times it was directed at Pelosi.

Tensions between Trump and Pelosi boiled over last week at the State of the Union. 

Pelosi reached out for a handshake after Trump handed her a copy of his prepared remarks, but the president appeared to ignore her. Throughout the speech, Pelosi avoided looking at the president and at times shook her head “no” as he spoke about health care and Social Security.

When Trump concluded his address, Pelosi picked up her copy of the prepared remarks and ripped them in half, a moment that dominated cable news in the aftermath of the speech.