It should not surprise anyone that Jill Biden — Dr. Jill Biden, in some circles — has been elevated as a hero by the Left. Rising to prominence by association like Michelle Obama, her achievements are lauded, her morality celebrated, and even her fashion decisions labeled as the epitome of beauty.
And when these unelected spouses insert themselves into the legislative conversation and butcher basic Spanish pronunciations, for example, the story is out of the news cycle faster than a politically inconvenient would-be mass murderer.
For Republicans, on the other hand, spouses of elected officials are the target of continual scorn. Suddenly, the importance of “feminism” and “female empowerment” is exchanged for a more old-fashioned form of abuse, entirely because the first lady in question married a Republican instead of a Democrat.
No two figures are more indicative of this bizarre obsession and hatred than Jill Biden and the former first lady, Melania Trump.
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