First Lady Melania Trump’s first public response to the violent insurrection at the U.S. Capitol is to call for peace and unity — but her remarks might feel a tad … too little, too late.
FLOTUS published a statement Monday on the White House’s website titled, “Our Path Forward.” She starts out by talking about COVID and eventually builds to the siege a few graphs in … after sending condolences to people who died over the course of the attempted coup — including Ashli Babbit, Officer Brian Sicknick and others.
Finally, Melania says this … “I am disappointed and disheartened with what happened the previous week.” Rather than go straight into condemning the violence and illegal actions of the rioters, she first shames folks for “salacious gossip, unwarranted personal attacks, and false misleading accusations on me.”
After prefacing her comments and then saying the country must heal in a civil manner … MT, at last, ……
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