George Conway, the husband of White House counselor Kellyanne Conway, on Monday derided President Trump as a “racist president,” saying that his latest attacks against a group of minority congresswomen left no doubt that he is a bigot.
Conway added that “no matter how much I found [Trump] ultimately unfit, I still gave him the benefit of the doubt about being a racist.”
The statements from Conway came a day after Trump sparked an uproar by telling four female lawmakers of color to “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime infested places from which they came” before speaking out about how the United States government should be run.
Trump also claimed that the progressive Democrats “came from countries whose governments are a complete and total catastrophe.”
“But Sunday left no doubt. Naiveté, resentment and outright racism, roiled in a toxic mix, have given us a racist president,” Conway said.
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