Oct 11, 2018 - Politics & Policy

Trump jokes about "the rules of #MeToo" at Pennsylvania rally

During a recap of his 2016 election victory at a Pennsylvania rally on Wednesday night, President Trump joked about "the rules of #MeToo," implying they kept him from using the phrase "the woman who got away" when referring to the state's significance for previous Republican presidential candidates.

The big picture: Trump has publicly pushed back on the #MeToo movement recently after Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh was accused of sexual assault and misconduct. He said earlier this month that it is a "very scary time for young men in America" because men are "guilty until proven innocent."

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