Trump Responds to Critics, Warns Republicans: ‘Those Tweets Were NOT Racist’

Breitbart | 7/15/2019 | Hannah Bleau
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President Trump responded to critics on both sides of the aisle Tuesday morning, declaring that his original tweets to the Squad were “NOT” racist in nature, adding, “I don’t have a Racist bone in my body!” and warning Republicans not to fall to the left’s trap.

Trump faced a flurry of backlash from the left after calling on Democrat freshman lawmakers – who routinely criticize the United States – to “go back and help fix the totally broken and crime-infested places from which they came.” The president refused to back down from his remarks and turned the tables on the Squad, calling on them to apologize for their own “foul language” and “terrible things they have said.”

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In response, House Democrats drafted a resolution to condemn Trump’s “racist” tweets against Squad members Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA).

The House “strongly condemns President Donald Trump’s racist comments that have legitimized and increased fear and hatred of new Americans and people of color,” it reads in part.

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Congresswoman Sheila Jackson Lee will be drafting a Resolution of Condemnation for the words used by President Trump about four members of the House of Representatives over the weekend.

Trump defended himself on Twitter Tuesday morning and warned Republicans against falling for the left’s trap.

He wrote:

Those Tweets were NOT Racist. I don’t have a Racist bone in my body! The so-called vote to be taken is a Democrat con game. Republicans should not show ‘weakness’ and fall into their trap. This should be a vote on the filthy language, statements and lies told by the Democrat Congresswomen, who I truly believe, based on their actions, hate our Country. Get a list of the HORRIBLE things they have said. Omar is polling at 8%, Cortez at 21%. Nancy Pelosi tried to push...
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