Rubio mocks Gillibrand tweet saying the future is ‘female’ and ‘intersectional’

Sen. Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioMeet Maduro, Venezuela's copycat dictator Politifact names conspiracies about Parkland students as 2018's 'lie of the year' Republicans skeptical of Trump’s plan to have military build the wall MORE (R-Fla.) mocked a tweet from Sen. Kirsten GillibrandKirsten Elizabeth GillibrandPavlich: The media gets woke on the Women’s March Warren has contacted 100 people in early 2020 primary states: report O’Rourke is fireball, but not all Dems are sold MORE (D-N.Y.) in which she said the future is "female" and "intersectional."

"Our future is: AMERICAN," Rubio tweeted. "An identity based not on gender,race,ethnicity or religion. But on the powerful truth that all people are created equal with a God given right to life, liberty & the pursuit of happiness."

Rubio's tweet mimicked the format of Gillibrand's post about America's future.

"Our future is: Female, Intersectional, Powered by our belief in one another," she wrote. "And we’re just getting started."

Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpTrump Jr. says his dad is a 're-gifter' Brzezinski apologizes after backlash over homophobic remark about Pompeo Press: Mueller closes in on Trump MORE also criticized Gillibrand’s tweet, asking “When is it appropriate to let my boys (9, 7 and 6 years old) that there's no future for them?”

“Not sure this is a winning platform but you be you.” 

A record number of women were elected to Congress during the November midterms. Additionally, Sen.-elect Kyrsten Sinema (D-Ariz.) will become the first openly bisexual senator, while Reps.-elect Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarIncoming Dem challenges party to make 'lasting, transformative change' Ilhan Omar responds to conservative pastor over Muslim comments: 'You’re gonna have to just deal' Muslim congresswoman-elect Rashida Tlaib says she 'truly believes' Trump is a racist MORE (D-Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (D-Mich.) became the first Muslim women elected to Congress.