Beto O’Rourke slams Trump’s function during El Paso visit

Democratic presidential candidate Beto O’Rourke didn’t chop difference Sunday when asked about President Trump’s recent revisit to his village of El Paso, Texas.

“The people of El Paso told me that they didn’t wish to see a president, and they didn’t wish him to come here. They know that he’s partial of a problem,” O’Rourke told CNN’s Jake Tapper on “State of a Union.”

Trump traveled to El Paso final week after a gunman killed 22 people during a Walmart a prior weekend. Authorities pronounced a shooter told them that he was targeting Mexicans, and a “manifesto” related to him decried a “Hispanic advance of Texas.” In his CNN talk O’Rourke remarkable that Trump had also regularly warned of migrant “invasions” and falsely described El Paso as a heart of aroused crime.

Tapper also played footage of Trump during a University Medical Center of El Paso, where a boss touted a throng distance during a February convene in a city.

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“It’s an respect to be with you. Look during this organisation of people, can we trust this? we was here 3 months ago, we done a speech. And we had a — what was a name of a arena? That place was packed, right?” Trump pronounced in a footage, that was aired by a internal CBS affiliate. “That was some crowd,” he added. “We had twice a series outside. And afterwards we had this crazy Beto. Beto had like 400 people in a parking lot.”
Tapper asked for O’Rourke’s response.

“Not a singular studious during University Medical Center or during Del Sol Hospital, dual hospitals caring for survivors of that attack, wanted to see a president. That says it all if we ask me,” pronounced O’Rourke, who represented El Paso in Congress before unsuccessfully using for a Senate in 2018.

“But for him afterwards to concentration on comparing domestic rallies or on himself, on how most people adore him, only shows how ill this man is and how non-professional for this bureau [he is],” he continued. “He should be consoling people, bringing people together, focusing on their pain and improving their lives. Instead, he’s focused on himself.”

 

 

 

 

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