St. Thomas — Congresswoman Stacey Plasket’s now famous eye roll has seen her featured in Blavity, TMZ and other online magazines, Plaskett is the Democrat representing the U.S. Virgin Islands in Washington D.C.
National publications caught Plaskett’s reaction to testimony from Rep. Jim Jordan who represents Ohio’s 4th congressional district at the Michael Cohen hearing. Cohen was President Trump’s personal lawyer in 2016 and 2017. Cohen pleaded guilty in November 2018 to lying to Congress, the documents filed with his plea has prompted House Democrats to open probes into the president’s business dealings.
The reaction went viral, with some Virgin Islanders living abroad celebrating the arrival of a new meme.
Read a week of tweets from Congresswoman Stacey Plaskett as she responds to her now viral eye roll on the House floor: