In his own tweet, Romney said he couldn't understand why the president would "once again disparage a man as exemplary as my friend John McCain". In the note, a woman had called her a "c-t" adding, "Your husband was a traitorous piece of warmongering s-t and I'm glad he's dead".
There were plenty of "other things" that Trump didn't like about the senator.
President Trump on Tuesday gave further credence to Rep. Devin Nunes' (R-CA) conspiracy theory that Twitter is shadow-banning conservatives, telling reporters in the Rose Garden that the situation was "dangerous" and that he's noticed "names are taken off" of his account.
In a tweet over the weekend, Trump criticized McCain over the role he played in sharing the so-called Steele Dossier with the Federal Bureau of Investigation and the media.
The fresh vitriol followed Trump's weekend tweets insulting the 2008 Republican presidential candidate, with whom he long had a fractious relationship. "He campaigned on repealing and replacing Obamacare for years and then it got to a vote and he said, 'Thumbs down!"'
Capitol Hill in Washington DC
He later said the country was as "divided as I've ever seen it".
"I'm very unhappy that he didn't repeal and replace ObamaCare", Trump told reporters when asked why he continues to posthumously attack the late Senator from Arizona, who died of brain cancer last summer. John McCain poses for a photograph at the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos, Switzerland, Jan. 23, 2014.
After McCain's death in August, Trump drew widespread criticism after flags that had been lowered to half-staff at the White House were raised back to full staff before McCain's burial.
"He's a war hero 'cause he was captured", Trump said at the time dismissively. "I like people that weren't captured".
Super potent, high-THC marijuana associated with increased rates of psychosis
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Powerball jackpot grows to $550 million
And almost 1.5 million players nationwide won smaller amounts in Wednesday night's drawing, Powerball officials tweeted. There were three third-place tickets sold in Minnesota for the Saturday drawing, each one worth $50,000.
Isakson defends McCain after Trump attacks, but still doesn't support renaming Russell
President Donald Trump arrives to deliver remarks at the Lima Army Tank Plant, Wednesday, March 20, 2019 , in Lima, Ohio. Trump's continued attacks on McCain have led some of his supporters to threaten the senator's surviving family.