House Republicans marched to the White House on Thursday afternoon to celebrate their victory: Passage of the American Health Care Act.
President Trump welcomed them with a Rose Garden celebration. This photo, seen above, was taken of it.
You’ll likely notice – as the Internet did very quickly – that there are only white men visible in that picture. Which is not a great image to be sending to the country following the passage of a controversial healthcare law and while fighting back against the stereotype that your party is largely populated by, wait for it, white men.
This tweet, to that end, was brilliant.
There are two women in the photo, by the way. But one is obscured by Vice President Mike Pence and the other’s face cannot be seen behind Texas Rep. Kevin Brady.
But, if you stretch the frame out a bit, you see that there were more women there – just outside of the frame of the first picture. Take a look:
So, as is often the case, the picture seized on