Donald Trump Jr. was accused of hypocrisy on Wednesday when he attacked President Joe Biden’s handling of the social media platform X, formerly known as Twitter.
Donald Trump’s eldest son claimed the Biden White House had only announced that the president was going to visit the site of the February 2023 train derailment in East Palestine, Ohio, around its one-year anniversary Because this is an election year.
“Americans are not falling for this anymore,” the Trump descendant wrote.
“Joe Biden has spent 40% of his presidency on vacations and often takes the day off before noon,” he said. “He had a lot of time to go, but he could not be bothered till the elections. People are not giving him 4 more years to destroy America!”
biden Is He has spent almost as much of his presidency away from the White House, but often has to work from home in his home state of Delaware.
“This is 2022, not 1922. If the rest of the country can work from home, so can the President of the United States,” Michael LaRosa, former press secretary to first lady Jill Biden, told CNN, defending the president’s timing. In 2022.
Critics of Trump Jr.’s spin pointed to his father’s own record in response.
While president, current GOP front-runner Trump reportedly paid for 285 trips to golf courses at a cost of $142 million to taxpayers.
In 2019, Axios reported that the four-times convicted ex-POTUS spent about 60% of his working hours in so-called unstructured “executive time” – which included watching TV and calling friends and advisers.
Following his loss to Biden in the 2020 election, Trump’s daily schedule in the final weeks of his presidency stated that he would “work from early morning to late evening.”
“He will make many calls and hold many meetings,” it said.