Retiring GOP Rep. Ryan CostelloRyan Anthony CostellloDemocrat Chrissy Houlahan elected to House in Pennsylvania GOP infighting spills into public view Trump surprise rattles GOP in final stretch MORE (Pa.) ripped President TrumpDonald John TrumpMidterms: The winners and losers GOP Rep. Mike Bost wins reelection in Illinois Sisolak becomes first Dem to win Nevada governor race since 1994 MORE on Wednesday for his criticism of Republican lawmakers who misplaced their reelection bids, accusing the president of being the explanation why Democrats picked up greater than two dozen Home seats on Tuesday.
Costello, who didn’t search one other time period and noticed Pennsylvania’s sixth Congressional District flip blue on Election Day, wrote that having Trump “piss on [you]” after being chargeable for Republican losses was an excessive amount of.
“To deal w harassment & filth spewed at GOP MOC’s in powerful seats daily for two yrs, bc of POTUS; to chunk ur lip extra occasions you’d care to; to disagree & separate from POTUS on precept & civility in ur marketing campaign; to lose bc of POTUS & have him piss on u,” Costello wrote throughout Trump’s criticism of GOP lawmakers at a White Home press convention on Wednesday.
“Angers me to my core,” he added.
To deal w harassment & filth spewed at GOP MOC’s in powerful seats daily for two yrs, bc of POTUS; to chunk ur lip extra occasions you’d care to; to disagree & separate from POTUS on precept & civility in ur marketing campaign; to lose bc of POTUS & have him piss on u. Angers me to my core.
— Ryan Costello (@RyanCostello) November 7, 2018
His tweet got here as the president unloaded on GOP lawmakers like Rep. Mia LoveLudmya (Mia) LoveElection Day: An hour-by-hour viewer’s guide Trump surprise rattles GOP in final stretch Election Countdown: One week from midterms, House battlefield expands MORE (Utah) over Republican losses within the Home, which he blamed on the unwillingness of some members to embrace him.
“I noticed Mia Love, she referred to as me on a regular basis to assist her with a hostage state of affairs, being held hostage in Venezuela,” Trump informed reporters Wednesday. “However Mia Love gave me no love, and he or she misplaced. Too dangerous. Sorry about that, Mia.”
Costello’s district voted 58 p.c in favor of Chrissy Houlahan (D) on Tuesday regardless of voting for Costello by practically the identical margin in 2016. The district supported Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMidterms: The winners and losers Sisolak becomes first Dem to win Nevada governor race since 1994 Senate GOP beats expectations with expanded majority MORE (D) over Trump by lower than a share level in 2016.