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President Donald Trump sparked controversy on Tuesday in what many are calling a “sexually suggestive” tweet claiming Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-N.Y.) used to come into his office “'begging' for campaign contributions,” adding that she “would do anything for them.”

The backlash to the tweet has been fierce from many Democrats, including Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.), who called out the president for seemingly trying to “bully, intimidate and slut-shame” Gillibrand.

Another female senator, Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.), also weighed in, saying that there is “nobody tougher than @SenGillibrand & she won’t be intimidated. Women will continue to speak up.”

MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski, who's been on the receiving end of Trump's attacks in the past, also called out the president for his “derogatory and disgusting” comment about Gillibrand:

“I just want to say something, beyond the fact that is reprehensible that the President of the United States would say something so derogatory and disgusting about a woman. We’re not surprised Mr. President, you do it all the time. You treat women terribly, and you treat the women around you even worse. You treat women like punching bags because it’s fun for you because you are intimidated by women. That’s your problem, okay. But to the people who work for you, you need to act. Sarah Huckabee Sanders: good luck today in the briefing. Don’t lie. And do not defend the President of the United States for what he did. If you do, you have no — you should resign.”

Former Fox News host Gretchen Carlson‏ also took to Twitter to voice her confusion regarding the president's tweet:

Other voices on Twitter made their concerns known regarding Trump's tweet:

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