Supporter awkwardly thanks Trump for Melania Trump at rally: 'I’m probably gonna be in trouble with my wife'

An awkward moment took place at President Donald Trump's campaign rally in Youngstown, Ohio, Tuesday night after the president brought an enthusiastic supporter onstage who then thanked Trump for the first lady after saying, "I'm probably going to get in trouble with my wife."

Democrat turned Trump voter Gino de Fabio started off by apologizing to the president, seemingly for bringing up the first lady saying, "I apologize. Mr. President, thank you for Melania."

Trump smiled and nodded in approval following de Fabio's comment.

"I'm probably gonna be in trouble with my wife, but God bless that woman," de Fabio added.

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U.S. President Donald Trump gives an energetic pat on the back to supporter Geno DiFabio after DiFabio spoke on his behalf during a rally with supporters in an arena in Youngstown, Ohio, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. first lady Melania Trump (C) takes her seat after introducing her husband President Donald Trump at a rally with supporters in an arena in Youngstown, Ohio, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump (L) is introduced by first lady Melania at a rally with supporters in an arena in Youngstown, Ohio, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
Trump supporter Geno DiFabio (R) speaks on U.S. President Donald Trump's behalf during a rally with supporters in an arena in Youngstown, Ohio, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
U.S. President Donald Trump kisses first lady Melania Trump after she introduced him at a rally with supporters in an arena in Youngstown, Ohio, U.S. July 25, 2017. REUTERS/Jonathan Ernst
YOUNGSTOWN, OH - JULY 25: U.S. President Donald Trump arrives with first lady Melania Trump for a rally at the Covelli Centre on July 25, 2017 in Youngstown, Ohio. The rally coincides with the Senates vote on GOP legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. (Photo by Justin Merriman/Getty Images)
YOUNGSTOWN, OH - JULY 25: U.S. President Donald Trump arrives with first lady Melania Trump for a rally at the Covelli Centre on July 25, 2017 in Youngstown, Ohio. The rally coincides with the Senates vote on GOP legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. (Photo by Justin Merriman/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump and First Lady Melania Trump arrive for a Make America Great Again rally at the Covelli Centre in Youngstown, Ohio, July 25, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
YOUNGSTOWN, OH - JULY 25: Supporters of U.S. President Donald Trump jeer the media at the Covelli Centre on July 25, 2017 in Youngstown, Ohio. The rally coincides with the Senates vote on GOP legislation to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act. (Photo by Justin Merriman/Getty Images)
US President Donald Trump looks on during a Make America Great Again rally at the Covelli Centre in Youngstown, Ohio, July 25, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
US First Lady Melania Trump looks on during a Make America Great Again rally at the Covelli Centre in Youngstown, Ohio, July 25, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / SAUL LOEB (Photo credit should read SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)
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Some took to Twitter to voice their reaction to the awkward moment, with one user saying de Fabio "perved on Melania." While others took issue with him claiming, "could we have a better first lady?"

"Yes. We could. And we did. And her name was Michelle," one Twitter user wrote.

Trump said Tuesday night that he saw Gino de Fabio on FOX News earlier in the morning, tracked him down and brought him to the rally to speak.

De Fabio concluded by thanking Trump for "keeping the promises" he made during his campaign.

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