White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders on Friday called on failed presidential candidate Hillary Clinton to address her "own issues" before criticizing President Donald Trump.
White House correspondent April Ryan asked for a comment about a conversation she had with Clinton earlier on Friday where Clinton criticized Trump for alleged past behaviors.
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"She [Clinton] said ‘look, I worry about everything from his past because it tells you how he behaves in the present and the future.' What do you say to that as it relates to these allegations against the president?" Ryan asked, referring to allegations of sexual misconduct that arose during the 2016 presidential race.
Sanders addressed the criticism by saying Clinton should probably deal with issues that have surrounded her and former President Bill Clinton over the years.
"I think Hillary Clinton probably should have dealt with some of her own issues before addressing this president," Sanders said.
The question arose in the wake of multiple allegations of sexual misconduct, including allegations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore (R.) and most recently, against Sen. Al Franken (D., Minn.).