Boebert clashes with Parkland survivor on Twitter: 'Give your keyboard a rest, child'

Rep. Lauren BoebertLauren BoebertJuan Williams: The GOP is now the party of grifters and kooks The Memo: Boehner's blasts don't move today's GOP Overnight Energy: Progressives fear infrastructure's climate plans won't survive Senate | EPA to propose vehicle emissions standards by July's end | Poll shows growing partisan divide on climate change MORE (R-Colo.) got in a Twitter dispute with Parkland school shooting survivor David Hogg, telling him to “give your keyboard a rest.”

After talk about permanently keeping fencing up around the Capitol building following the deadly Jan. 6 riot, Hogg tweeted that “They can put up all the fencing around the capitol the real threats of @mtgreenee and @laurenboebert will still be inside until @GOPLeader takes a stand.”


Boebert and Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-Ga.) both believe and have pushed former President TrumpDonald TrumpTrump: McConnell 'helpless' to stop Biden from packing court Romney on NRSC awarding Trump: Not 'my preference' McConnell sidesteps Trump calling him 'dumb son of a b----' MORE’s election fraud conspiracy theories. 

Boebert fired back at Hogg, telling him to “Give your keyboard a rest, child.”

“David, please. We all saw how tough you were when questioned face to face,” Boebert tweeted.


Boebert has received a lot of criticism after the Capitol riot for her tweets saying “This is 1776” and for tweeting that Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiAgainst mounting odds, Biden seeks GOP support for infrastructure plan Charles Booker launches exploratory committee to consider challenge to Rand Paul Top academics slam Puerto Rico Self-Determination Act MORE (D-Calif.) was moved out of the chambers during the riot.

Boebert’s communications director quit the day after the riot occurred.

"Following the events of January 6th, I’ve decided to part ways with the office," Ben Goldey told Axios in a statement. "I wish her and the people of Colorado’s Third District the best."