& # 39; You know nothing about sacrifice! & # 39 ;: Donald Trump Jr. is slammed by veterans after he has compared the sacrifices of killed American soldiers with the experiences his family had to help his father choose
- Donald Trump Jr. was slammed on Twitter after it was revealed that he made the comparison between his family and killed soldiers in his new book
- He compared the sacrifices of American troops killed in battle with the experiences his family had when his father was elected president
- In a part of his book Don Jr. described a visit to Arlington National Cemetery the day before the opening of Trump in 2017
- He noted the financial costs his family was facing and the & # 39; huge part of our business & # 39; that they had to give up to get Trump elected
- Congressman Ruben Gallego, a war veteran from Iraq, was part of Don Jr.'s comparison. and said sacrifice was only a word for the Trump family
Donald Trump Jr. has been confronted with violent kickbacks from veterans after comparing the sacrifices of American troops killed in battle with the experiences his family had when his father was elected president.
President Trump's eldest son was slammed on Twitter after it was revealed that he was making a comparison between his family and killed soldiers in his new book entitled & # 39; Triggered: How the Left Thrives on Hate and Wants To Silence Us & # 39 ;.
Don Jr. describes in a part of his book. a visit to Arlington National Cemetery the day before the opening of Trump in 2017.
& # 39; I rarely or never get emotional. I think you would call me hyper-rational, stoic. But as we drove past the rows of white tombstones, in the seriousness of the moment, I had a deep sense of the importance of presidency and a love for our country, & he wrote.
Donald Trump Jr., pictured on Thursday during his explosive appearance on The View, was slammed on Twitter after it was revealed that he made the comparison between his family and killed soldiers in his new book
& # 39; At that time I also thought of all the attacks we had as a family and all the sacrifices we had to make to help my father succeed – voluntarily giving up a large part of our company and all international activities giving up deals to seem to prevent us from benefiting from & # 39; of the office & # 39 ;.
He added later: & # 39; Frankly, it was a great sacrifice that cost us millions and millions of dollars annually. Of course we have not received any honor from the regular media, which is not surprising at all. & # 39;
Democrat congressman Ruben Gallego, a war veteran from Iraq, beat Don Jr.'s comparison. closed and said sacrifice was just a word for the Trump family.
& # 39; Eight men I served were buried in section 60 of Arlington. I visit them monthly, & tweet Gallego.
& # 39; Even if Donald Jr. He lived for 1000 years, he will never come close to being as good and honorable as she is. Sacrifice is just a word for the assets. & # 39;
A former US Army captain and Iraq war doctor Matt Gallagher also agreed, tweeting: & Imagine you're going to Arlington … and being moved to think about money. You're a soup roll, @DonaldJTrumpJr, and my friends buried there would tell you the same thing. & # 39;
Congressman Ruben Gallego, a war veteran from Iraq, was part of Don Jr.'s comparison. and said sacrifice was only a word for the Trump family
The Vote Vets group also tweeted and said: & Many things we can say. But it is all recorded by one word: gross. You know nothing about sacrifice, @DonaldJTrumpJr. Nothing. & # 39;
Others also criticized Don Jr. on the comments, including Robert Maguire, research director for Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington.
& # 39; This Veterans Day, thank the real heroes: third-generation multi-millionaires who work at Dad & # 39; s company and come from wealth built on decades of fraud and tax evasion, & # 39; he tweeted.
& # 39; These brave men sacrifice every day – defy private jet flights and mean tweets – for your freedom. & # 39;
The recoil on this specific part of Don Jr.'s new book, which was published a few days before Veterans Day, came shortly after his explosive appearance on ABC's The View on Thursday.
Don Jr., accompanied by his girlfriend Kimberly Guilfoyle, immediately became embroiled in a number of heated exchanges with The View's panel after he accused Joy Behar of wearing the blackface and was questioned about Trump's investigation of charges.
The infamous leaked Access Hollywood tape in which Trump was heard bragging about grabbing women & # 39; at the p **** & # 39; was also raised.
After his performance in the show, Don Jr tweeted: & I don't think I enjoyed an interview so much in my life. I think you could say that I just #Triggered The View !!! & # 39;