Melania Trump Says #MeToo Accusers 'Need to Show the Evidence'

Melania Trump “I Could Say I’m the Most Bullied Person in the World”

The first lady also took the opportunity to express her frustration about being snubbed by foundations she'd like to work with because of opposition to the Trump White House.

The First Lady, who spoke while in Kenya last week, bristled when host Tom Llamas suggested that her answer could be seen as unsupportive of victims.

When asked whether she believes in the accusers and supports the movement, Trump responded, "I support the women and they need to be heard. But we need to show the evidence", she said.

"We need to have really hard evidence if you accuse of something; show the evidence", the First Lady said.

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"I feel they are choosing politics over helping others", she said. "I support the women and they need to be heard. They don't have any facts", she had said.

Llamas asked the First Lady for her take on the #MeToo movement. President Trump is pushing the conspiracy theory that Kavanaugh protesters were paid actors, financed by George Soros. Echoing her husband and Republicans who have accused the press of eagerly reporting stories of misconduct without evidence, Trump added that "sometimes the media goes too far". You can not just say to somebody, I was, you know, sexually assaulted and or you did that to me, ' states Melania.

Her remarks come just days after Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh was confirmed and sworn in after a weeks-long fight that intensified when a letter leaked from a woman claiming Kavanaugh had sexually assaulted her at a drunken high school party.

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