Mnuchin’s Wife Unloads on Instagram User; Defends Travel on Govt. Plane, Flaunting Designer Outfit

By Washington Free Beacon Staff

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin’s wife pulled no punches Monday going after an Instagram user after she received backlash for flaunting her designer outfit while stepping off an official U.S. government jet for a day trip.

Louise Linton, a 36-year old Scottish-American actress, posted a photo of herself and her husband arriving in Kentucky, Mediaite reported. Linton flaunted her designer garb in the caption of the photo.

“Great #daytrip to #Kentucky! #nicest #people #beautiful #countryside #rolandmouret pants #tomford sunnies, #hermesscarf #valentinorockstudheels #valentino #usa,” Linton’s Instagram caption read.

Social media consultant Margarita Noriega tweeted out Linton’s Instagram post and a few condemning comments left on her page.

Louise Linton, wife of US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, just turned her Instagram private after posting this (h/t @skenigsberg) pic.twitter.com/beakVnAhhu

— Margarita Noriega (@margarita) August 22, 2017

Instagram user Jenni Miller, of Portland, Ore., criticized Linton for using taxpayer money and called her “deplorable.”

“Glad we could pay for your little getaway #deplorable,” Miller wrote.

Linton responded to Miller’s comment in length:

“Cute! Aw!!! Did you think this was a personal trip?! Adorable! Do you think the US govt paid for our honeymoon or personal travel?! Lololol. Have you given more to the economy than …read more

Source:: Washington Free Beacon