Fox News contributor mocks Elizabeth Warren with photo at Disneyland

Fox News contributor and former GOP lawmaker Jason ChaffetzJason ChaffetzLawmakers contemplate a tough political sell: Raising their pay Top Utah paper knocks Chaffetz as he mulls run for governor: ‘His political career should be over’ Boehner working on memoir: report MORE (R-Calif.) on Thursday posted a photo where he posed with a Native American statue, captioning it “At Disneyland today with Senator Elizabeth WarrenElizabeth Ann WarrenWarren, Klobuchar call on FTC to curtail use of non-compete clauses Pollster says 'it's certainly not looking good' for Trump ahead of 2020 Big Tech is not the enemy, Sen. Warren MORE.”

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The reference to Massachusetts Democrat Warren follows the release of Warren's DNA test. The results “strongly support” Warren having a Native American ancestor, according to a top researcher hired by Warren’s office.

Warren said she released the test to get ahead of attacks by President TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump mocks wind power: 'When the wind doesn't blow, just turn off the television' Pentagon investigator probing whether acting chief boosted former employer Boeing Trump blasts McCain, bemoans not getting 'thank you' for funeral MORE over her claims to Native American heritage. Trump has frequently referred to Warren as “Pocahontas."

Warren's decision to release the DNA results was mocked by Trump and some conservatives. The Cherokee Nation also said using a DNA test to claim connection with a tribal nation is “inappropriate” and “wrong.”

Chaffetz in turn was slammed on Twitter for the photo mocking Warren by some members of the media, entertainment industry and educational institutions.