If anyone is known for putting a foot firmly in her mouth on a regular basis, it’s Hillary Clinton. So naturally, after news broke on Sunday that the top roles in Joe Biden’s theoretical, White House press office would be made up of all women—for the first time ever—the former senator and first lady couldn’t resist sharing a feminist, virtue-signaling tweet about it on Monday morning.
For the first time in history, the White House communications staff will be led entirely by women.
For the first time in history, the White House communications staff will be led entirely by women. https://t.co/kIJQvJO9Q3— Hillary Clinton (@HillaryClinton) November 30, 2020
And since the queen had spoken, The Washington Post dutifully ran with the story, along with the rest of the liberal media.
It is the first time that all of the top aides tasked with speaking on behalf of an administration and shaping its message will be female.https://t.co/FbefP43rnt— Yamiche Alcindor (@Yamiche) November 29, 2020
Just one problem: the story is only true if you refuse to count the conservative women who currently lead President Trump's White House communications team.
President @realDonaldTrump already has an ALL FEMALE Senior White House Press Team.— Kayleigh McEnany (@kayleighmcenany) November 30, 2020
So does @VP...
So does @FLOTUS...
So does @SecondLady...
The completely DISCREDITED @washingtonpost once again reveals their blinding propagandist Fake News proclivities ⬇️ pic.twitter.com/HpP0KL8kgD
Since I arrived at the Trump White House a woman has always been my boss.— Judd Deere (@JuddPDeere) November 30, 2020
First it was Hope Hicks, Mercedes Schlapp, and Sarah Sanders.
Then it was Stephanie Grisham.
And of course currently it’s Kayleigh McEnany and Alyssa Farah.
I guess the media forgot? 🤷🏻♂️ https://t.co/D6P1iiSCQS
The Trump admin’s comms team is entirely female-led:— Sarah Matthews (@SarahAMatthews1) November 29, 2020
Press Sec @kayleighmcenany
Comms Director @Alyssafarah@VPComDir Katie Miller
FLOTUS Spox @StephGrisham45
2nd Lady Spox @KaraBrooks03
But apparently the achievements of GOP women don’t count in the eyes of the media... pic.twitter.com/Q3zWoxgF3j