On “Saturday Night Live,” they ran a sketch called the “Women of Congress.”
As the Daily Caller noted, here are the women they portrayed during the sketch.
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, California.
Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, New York
Rep. Maxine Waters, California
Sen. Kyrsten Sinema, Arizona
Rep. Ilhan Omar, Minnesota
Rep. Annie Kuster, New Hampshire
Rep. Abigail Spanberger, VirginiaRep Rashida Tlaib, Michigan
There wasn’t one Republican woman in their “women of Congress” bit. And there were a bunch they could have chosen from had they felt so inclined from Rep. Liz Cheney (R-WY) to Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME).
Not only that but SNL did a part during the sketch that was based off President Donald Trump’s recognition of the number of women in Congress during the State of the Union.
In the sketch, they had Trump saying that, to which the women respond that was “in spite of you, not because of you.”
Trump endorsed women who won their seats in Congress, for example, like Sen. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) and Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith (R-MS) so yes, he may have had some influence on those women being in Congress.
Here it is: