Loeffler spoke of “the great moments that remind us that we are all humans together, working hard to keep each other safe, strong and healthy” in the 36-second clip.
The PSA, however, was not well received.
Watch the video here:
It’s easy to feel depressed right now. But we cannot forget: social isolation will save lives. During these moments, it is the little positive moments that remind us of why we have to stay strong.
Whether you are on the front line or at home, each of us plays a role in success. pic.twitter.com/O5z7BDYRrU
– Senator Kelly Loeffler (@SenatorLoeffler) April 1, 2020
Loeffler is said to have sold more than $ 1 million worth of stocks she owned with her husband before markets collapsed in response to the pandemic, protecting her from the types of losses many Americans have suffered in their savings. -retirement.
Critics criticized Loeffler for failing to warn the public of the threats posed by the virus and reminded him that she had initially minimized the danger. The United States is now the epicenter of the pandemic.
Loeffler, however, defended the transactions, tweeting that the investment decisions for his portfolio “are made by several third-party advisers without my knowledge or my husband or the stake. “
“These were completely discretionary deals as decided by our investment managers,” said Loeffler in an interview with CNBC on Friday. “We did not participate, and in fact, I do not know these trades until these reports were compiled at the end of the reporting period. “
Loeffler’s critics didn’t buy it:
Did you get into Trump body bags early? I bet you will kill.
– Cheri Jacobus (@CheriJacobus) April 2, 2020
It seems that you are not only devoid of all ethics and morals, but also of a basic self-awareness.
– andy lassner (@andylassner) April 2, 2020
I like the way you move away from human decency.
– John Pavlovitz (@johnpavlovitz) April 2, 2020
Her hands are out of frame as she frantically sells stock as she looks at the glassy eyes in her iphone https://t.co/rWbvKfjSOm
– Ken Tremendous (@KenTremendous) April 2, 2020
And your role is in trading.
– Greg Olear (@gregolear) April 2, 2020
Unelected hack, $ 18.7 million in stock and purchased from a company manufacturing protective equipment against coronaviruses after a closed-door briefing.
– Denise Wu (@denisewu) April 2, 2020
I think Felicity Huffman should play you in the movie for life.
– Covfefe Jones – King Of Shade? FBR ?? (@King_Of_Shade) April 2, 2020
While most of us will never know what it’s like to be as wealthy or as privileged as you are, most of us will never know what it’s like to be held with such a contempt by the vast majority of our fellow men.
– ??? ????????? (@TiaBarracini) April 2, 2020
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