He called the Democrats "truly the party of crime".
During a rally in Minnesota on Thursday, President Donald Trump ripped former Senator Al Franken for leaving Congress so quickly after sexual misconduct allegations against him surfaced.
"Hello Minnesota - great state, I'm thrilled to be back in the homeland with some fantastic, patriots - you know that", said President Trump. "He was gone so fast". "And he was replaced by someone nobody ever heard of".
Instead, he said, Smith will always vote with Chuck Schumer, Nancy Pelosi and the "legendary low IQ Maxine Waters".
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"You really do go off script, don't you?"
Trump said there would be a "very big surprise" in the state for the upcoming midterm election.
Trump attended the rally in support of Republican Senate candidate Karin Housley, who is facing appointed incumbent Democrat Tina Smith in a special election. Jim Hagedorn spoke (at about 27:30).
In remarks to the crowd, Lewis turned to Trump and said: 'Minnesota loves your appointments to the Supreme Court, and that includes Brett Kavanaugh'.
Quotable quote: "Can you imagine Nancy Pelosi as Speaker of the House?"