First lady Melania Trump slammed personal criticism she received about family separation at the border during a secretly recorded phone call between her and former friend and ex-East Wing adviser Stephanie Winston Wolkoff.
During the secretly recorded phone calls, which were obtained exclusively by CNN, Trump reportedly expressed her frustration about the backlash she faced over President Donald Trump’s policy that led to separation of immigrant children from their families, who had illegally crossed the southern border.
“I’m working…my a** off on the Christmas stuff, that, you know, who gives a f*** about the Christmas stuff and decorations? But I need to do it, right?” Trump reportedly said during the leaked recording.
“OK, and then I do it and I say that I’m working on Christmas and planning for the Christmas and they said, ‘Oh, what about the children that they were separated?’ Give me a f****** break. Were they