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Mitch McConnell Looking Queasy With Trump Prompts #FreeMcConnell Tweets

Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell appeared alongside President Donald Trump at a news conference Monday.

“You good, bro?” 

Twitter users are expressing concern for Senate Majority LeaderMitch McConnell (R-Ky.) after the lawmaker was filmed standing by PresidentDonald Trump’s side during a news conference in the Rose Garden on Monday.

“The Daily Show” tweeted a video that slowly zoomed in on McConnell’s face with the hashtag “#FreeMcConnell.” 

Turn on the sound for the full effect:

Concerned people on Twitter promptly chimed in.

During the press conference, which covered awide range of topicsfrom Puerto Rico’s hurricane recovery to the Russia investigation to the ongoing NFL protests, Trump stressed that his and McConnell’s relationship was “very good” despite hisrepeated criticisms of the senator and news reports suggesting otherwise. 

“Despite what we read,we’re probably now closer than ever before,” Trump insisted.

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This article originally appeared on HuffPost.