Donald Trump Twitter Gaffe Sends Sen. Mitch McConnell to House

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Donald Trump has never been shy when it comes to backing Republican politicians.

The businessman took to his Twitter account today to call Kentucky Democratic Senate candidate Alison Grimes a "rookie," while he voiced his support for Republican incumbent Mitch McConnell. But in his enthusiasm, he moved McConnell to the other chamber of Congress.

Sen. McConnell is currently the Senate Minority Leader, and if re-elected to what some are predicting will be a Republican-majority Senate after the midterm elections, he could become the Senate Majority Leader, not Speaker of the House.

The gaffe quickly became fodder for ridicule, from pundits as well as McConnell's challenger.