Trump says he likes Taylor Swift 'about 25 percent less' after Marsha Blackburn dig
President Trump on Monday printed he likes Taylor Swift’s track “about 25 % much less” now that she’s pop out towards Republican Senate candidate Marsha Blackburn in Tennessee.
Trump, talking to newshounds out of doors the White Space, mentioned Blackburn — for whom he campaigned ultimate week in Johnson Town — is a “super girl,” regardless of the pop celebrity’s newest rebuke of her affairs of state.
“I am positive Taylor Swift has not anything or does not know anything else about her,” Trump mentioned of the 28-year-old singer. “Shall we say that I really like Taylor’s track about 25 % much less now, OK?”
Swift broke her oft-criticized political silence on Sunday night time, bashing Blackburn in an Instagram put up to her 112 million fans.
“Up to I’ve prior to now and wish to proceed vote casting for girls in place of business, I will not toughen Marsha Blackburn,” Swift wrote. “Her vote casting file in Congress appalls and terrifies me.”
Swift mentioned the congresswoman “voted towards equivalent pay for girls. She voted towards the Reauthorization of the Violence In opposition to Girls Act, which makes an attempt to offer protection to ladies from home violence, stalking, and date rape. She believes companies have a proper to refuse provider to homosexual . She additionally believes they will have to now not have the best to marry.”
“Those don’t seem to be MY Tennessee values,” the “Fearless” singer wrote on-line, earlier than concluding she’ll be vote casting for Democrat Phil Bredesen for the Senate, and likewise for Rep. Jim Cooper, a Democrat who is working for re-election.
Blackburn’s marketing campaign didn’t right away reply to Fox Information’ request for remark. A recent Fox News Poll discovered Blackburn used to be forward of Bredesen 48 percent-43 %, which used to be throughout the ballot’s margin of error.