NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio: Trump’s Tweets Meant to Distract from ‘Larger Reality’

CNS News | 7/29/2019 | Staff
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(CNSNews.com) – Focusing on President Donald Trump’s tweets takes the attention away from “the thing we should be talking about, New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio told ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopolous” on Sunday.

The mayor and Democratic presidential candidate said the president “is trying to distract people from the larger reality of this country, so he uses the racist appeal. He uses a bait and switch.”

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“The real issue in this country is that working people are stuck economically. There’s tremendous frustration out there in working America. The folks aren’t getting ahead. They think the next generation is actually going to do worse than they did,” de Blasio said.

“What Donald Trump has done is actually given away the store to the folks who already have a lot. He literally made the rich richer with those tax cuts for the wealthy and the corporations. He keeps the attention off the thing we should be talking about,” he said.

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When asked how Democrats counter that, the mayor said, “Democrats can’t fall into the trap, and sometimes, bluntly George, we are too much. I’m someone who does believe there should be impeachment proceedings for example, but I don’t think...
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