President Donald Trump on Saturday slammed former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, calling his Democratic former opponent the “worst and biggest loser of all time” and urging her to run once more in 2020.
“She just can’t stop, which is so good for the Republican Party,” the president wrote on Twitter. “Hillary, get on with your life and give it another try in three years!”
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Clinton on Friday advised liberal journal Mother Jones she thinks Russian interference within the marketing campaign creates questions concerning the “legitimacy” of Trump’s victory, additional lamenting that there is no such thing as a avenue for a candidate to contest the outcomes of the election.
Also Friday, Clinton blasted Trump and Alabama Republican Senate nominee Roy Moore for refusing to apologize to the ladies who’ve accused them of badual badault and harbadment.
The former Democratic normal bearer contrasted the 2 Republicans’ responses with Sen. Al Franken (D-Minn.), who has requested for an Senate ethics investigation into allegations he groped a feminine broadcaster in 2006 whereas on a USO tour. Franken has apologized to Leeann Tweeden, the broadcaster.
Trump has criticized Franken, who he dubbed “Al Frankenstien” on Twitter, stating that the picture of the senator showing to grope Tweeden whereas she was asleep was “really bad, speaks a thousand words.” But the president’s harangue of Franken additionally induced commentators to carry up the greater than a dozen ladies who accused Trump of badual badault throughout the presidential marketing campaign.
The White House on Friday argued there’s a clear distinction between Trump and Franken because the senator apologized and admitted his actions have been incorrect, one thing the president, who continues to disclaim the allegations, has not executed.
“I think in one case specifically, Senator Franken has admitted wrongdoing, and the president hasn’t,” White House Press Secretary Sarah Sanders told reporters. “I think that’s a very clear distinction.”
While Trump responded to the Franken story inside sooner or later, he has not joined lots of his fellow Republicans in condemning Moore since allegations got here to gentle virtually two weeks in the past. A former state Supreme Court chief justice, Moore has been accused by a number of ladies of harbadment and badault when he was in his 30s. One lady, Beverly Young Nelson, on Monday alleged Moore tried to badually badault her when she was a young person.
Sanders has mentioned the president takes the allegations “seriously,” however believes voters in Alabama are greatest suited to render their judgment by the particular election.
Trump additionally retweeted reward of his resolution to delay the reversal of rule that may have allowed hunters to import elephant looking trophies from two African international locations. The president tweeted Friday night time that the coverage resolution can be delayed after its announcement sparked intense blowback from a variety of organizations and even some Trump supporters.
There aren’t any public occasions listed on the president’s Saturday schedule.