Dozens of boaters took to the waters near the Statue of Liberty on Sunday to rally behind President Trump.
“It’s actually displaying President Trump that New York has his help, regardless of what the media tends to painting,” stated one of the boaters, who solely gave her first title, Cathy, to The Submit.
Cathy was on a vessel that she and her group nicknamed “Workforce Deplorables,” a reference to onetime Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton calling Republican voters “a basket of deplorables” in her 2016 race towards Trump.
The Trump supporters cruised with different vessels and jet skis bearing “Trump 2020” flags up the Hudson River from New York Harbor.
The boat parade garnered reward Friday from the president, who wrote on Fb, “WOW, THANK YOU, NEW YORK!”
The regatta — which organizers referred to as “TrumpStock NY” — was a method to present the “silent majority has spoken,” Cathy stated.
“It’s clear that immediately was very distinctive and completely different. I believe we made a press release,” she stated.
“We’ve music, now we have flags, now we have President Trump right here in attendance,” Cathy added, referring to Tommy Mundy, a Trump impersonator who was aboard the boat she was on.
Mundy — who has dressed up as Trump since 2016 — got here in his full get-up and used a megaphone to hype up the Trump fans.
“It was extremely popular in my swimsuit, however I really like doing it as a result of he’s the best man,” Mundy stated of the president.
The boat brigade ended on the George Washington Bridge — however organizers stated there will probably be extra Trump-supporting occasions.
“There’s going to be lots extra Trump Inventory occasions,” organizer Andrew Novak informed The Submit.