Buttigieg on Trump’s Baltimore Tweets: ‘America Is Becoming Weaker’ Every Day Because Trump Divides

Breitbart | 7/30/2019 | Ian Hanchett
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During an interview broadcast on Monday’s edition of CNN’s “Cuomo Primetime,” 2020 presidential candidate South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg (D) responded to President Trump’s statements about Baltimore and Representative Elijah Cummings (D-MD) by stating that President Trump is making America weaker by dividing it and that Russia knew the best way to undercut the United States was to get someone like Trump elected because they understood “that America would become weaker and more divided under his presidency.”

Buttigieg said, “He is the president of the United States. Baltimore is in the United States. He’s the president for the people of Baltimore, and he’s talking about it like it’s somebody else’s problem. The question should be, if Baltimore faces challenges, which it does, as every major American city does, what is he doing to help? And what we see is a president whose response is to attack fellow Americans, whether it’s members of Congress who have been critical of him or an entire city full of Americans just because it — that city is partly represented by a member of Congress who’s critical of him. And he continues down...
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