In Reversal, Trump Disavows Criticism of Chanting Crowd
|07/20/2019||Posted by BusinessMediaguide.Com under General World News||
President Donald Trump renewed his attacks on a Somali-born congresswoman Friday while reversing his previous criticisms of a North Carolina crowd who chanted “send her back,” defending them as “patriots” while again questioning the loyalty of four Democratic lawmakers of color.
In a week that has been full of hostile exchanges over race and love of country on both sides, Trump returned to a pattern that has become familiar during controversies of his own making: Ignite a firestorm, backtrack from it, but then double down on his original, inflammatory position.
“You know what I’m unhappy with?” Trump answered when reporters read more >>>