Washington, United States:
A Republican senator advised constituents that President Donald Trump “kisses dictators’ butts,” mistreats ladies and makes use of the White Home as a enterprise, in keeping with a leaked cellphone name recording.
Nebraska Senator Sasse mentioned Trump is “TV-obsessed” and “narcissistic”, has pushed US allies away and towards China, and has deeply broken the Republican Celebration.
Assailing “the way in which he kisses dictators’ butts,” Sasse accused Trump of ignoring China’s oppression of Uighurs and the Hong Kong democracy motion.
“He hasn’t lifted a finger on behalf of the Hong Kongers,” he mentioned.
“It is not simply that he fails to guide our allies, it is that the US now commonly sells out our allies beneath his management.”
Sasse additionally mentioned Trump “spends like a drunken sailor” and mocks evangelical Christians, an necessary Republican voter group, behind closed doorways, whereas taking intention at “the way in which he treats ladies.”
“His household has handled the presidency like a enterprise alternative. He has flirted with white supremacists,” he continued.
Sasse, who’s operating for reelection, mentioned within the cellphone name that he has by no means been a supporter of the president, and warned that Trump’s “doubtless” loss within the November 3 election might additionally finish Republican management of the Senate.
“I am now the opportunity of a Republican massacre within the Senate, and that is why I’ve by no means been on the Trump prepare,” he mentioned.
He additionally mentioned Trump by no means handled the Covid-19 disaster significantly, however solely as a problem of the information cycle.
However he additionally used his feedback to warn in opposition to supporting Democrats, saying Trump was “driving the nation additional to the left.”
He argued that Democratic management of the Congress and White Home would threaten non secular freedom and the erosion of different rights and in 10 years make the US Supreme Court docket “Venezuela-like.”
And he warned Trump could possibly be driving younger folks and girls completely to the Democratic Celebration.
In that case, he mentioned, Republicans will probably be asking the query, “What the heck had been any of us considering, that promoting a TV-obsessed, narcissistic particular person to the American folks was a good suggestion?”
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