The Republican National Committee on Monday was accused of attempting to make money off the Memorial Day holiday after it posted this tweet:
The RNC drew stinging backlash from Twitter users after it promoted a “HUGE” Memorial Day sale on President Donald Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign website. It also offered a 25% discount.
The RNC has faced backlash before for attempting to hawk campaign merchandise on celebrated days. But for the vast majority of people who responded to its latest post, a Trump merchandise sale on the holiday honoring fallen service members was a step too far: