Clinton Spokesman Jesse Lehrich Tells Trump to ‘Go F**k Yourself’

Jesse Lehrich, the foreign policy spokesman for Hillary Clinton, told Donald Trump to “go f**k yourself” after Trump suggested that if he was president during the Iraq War, Captain Humayun Khan would not have been killed. Trump made the comment during the second presidential debate with Clinton.

Lehrich did not delete the tweet, but he has apologized for the “clearly inappropriate nature and language of this personal tweet.”

Trump got into a feud with the Muslim soldier’s parents during the summer after they spoke at the Democratic National Convention. During the debate, Trump agreed that their son, who died in the Iraq War, was an American hero. However, he said that if he was president during the Iraq War, Khan would never have been killed.

Lehrich also tweeted that an “apolitical friend” called Trump a “f***ing toddler.”

Lehrich serves the Clinton campaign as a foreign policy spokesman. In June 2015, The New York Times reported that he first worked as an unpaid volunteer for Clinton and opened a headquarters for her in Brooklyn. He previously worked for the Democratic super-PAC American Bridge, The Hill reported in 2015.

After apologizing for his use of the f-word, Lehrich stopped live-tweeting the debate.

Captain Humayun Khan: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Learn more about Captain Humayun Khan, the Army hero whose father, Khizr Khan, spoke at the Democratic National Convention.

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Jesse Lehrich: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Jesse Lehrich is Hillary Clinton's foreign policy spokesman and told Donald Trump to "go f**k yourself" during the presidential debate.

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  1. So is he a political lackey some academic who couldn’t step up and basically a coward or does he have some real overseas experience.

  2. This dude probably beats off thinking about Donald Trump being his daddy. People who sit around and “tweet” about this crap were obvious losers when they were children. Anyone who defends him is a loser in my book too and deserve anything negative that’s ever been said about you also.

  3. So Jesse, why don’t you show some class and just step down from your position with the Clinton organization. If you were a republican and made comments like that every news Chanel on air would be marching outside the GOP headquarters with Jesse Jackson and Al Sharpton telling us how racist the comments are.

    • Vice President Dick Cheney said the same exact thing to Senator Patrick Lehey and was the toast of the Republican party. Afterwards, Cheney said: “It made me feel good saying it.”

  4. Jesse, great tweet don’t apologize. I am not a Trump or Hillary fan but as a veteran, he pissed me off too. Everyone can make of this what they want, he was out of line. He keeps insulting that poor family.

    • you are not a veteran. well, maybe a veteran liar. No member of the military will be voting for this incompetent old bag who has, and will, put military lives in jeapordy and is already responsible for many military and non military deaths.