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"Trump Is Treason": Protester Throws Russian Flags At Trump As He Enters Senate

Fresh of his latest feud with outgoing Senator Bob Corker, Donald Trump was walking into the GOP policy lunch in the Senate when a protester threw Russian flags at Trump, while shouting "Trump is treason" as the president walked by.

"Why are you talking about tax cuts when you should be talking about treason?" the man was heard shouting in a video seen on Twitter.

Random guy threw Russian flags at Trump and shouted “Trump is treason” pic.twitter.com/stVfDOtMAB

— aída chávez (@aidachavez_)

According to Intercept journalist Aida Chavez, the protester was Ryan Clayton, the same activist who tricked CPAC attendees into waving Russian flags during Trump's speech.

This was Ryan Clayton, same activist who tricked CPAC attendees into waving Russian flags during Trump's speech https://t.co/HayMsmVCVs

— Ryan Grim (@ryangrim)

As reported earlier, Trump is having lucn with Senate Republicans on Capitol Hill, where some were bringing their own popcorn...

Republican Sen. Thom Tillis is literally bringing popcorn to the Senate GOP lunch meeting. Same pic.twitter.com/Yr8a2XhACA

— Haley Byrd (@byrdinator)

... in hopes of finding party unity and getting enough votes to pass his tax reform. Republicans are in broad agreement about the need to pass tax reform, but are struggling to get on the same page as they begin a debate over legislation.