“We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides,” Trump said in a Saturday address, adding that he has been “closely following” the events in Charlottesville.
“I just got off the phone with the governor of Virginia, Terry McAuliffe, and we agreed that the hate and the division must stop, and must stop right now,” he said, adding, “We have to come together as Americans with love for our nation and true affection for each other.”
“No matter our color, creed, religion, our political party, we are all Americans first,” Trump said.
While Trump noted that the division “has been going on for a long, long time” he added that it “has no place in America.”Read more
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