Trump Slams McConnell as ‘Loser For Our Nation’ After Senator Criticizes His Dinner With Fuentes

Donald Trump slammed Mitch McConnell as a "loser" after the Senate Minority Leader criticized the former President's controversial dinner with Kanye West and white nationalist Nick Fuentes.
Screenshot: CNN YouTube Channel

Donald Trump slammed Mitch McConnell as a “loser” after the Senate Minority Leader criticized the former President’s media-hyped dinner with Kanye West and little-known commentator Nick Fuentes.

McConnell took the bait from the media and spoke out about a dinner guest most Americans have never heard of in Fuentes.

“First, let me just say that there is no room in the Republican Party for anti-Semitism or white supremacy,” McConnell told reporters unprompted.

“And anyone meeting with people advocating that point of view, in my judgment, are highly unlikely to ever be elected president of the United States.”

RELATED: Pence Says Trump Should Apologize For Dinner With Nick Fuentes, Kanye – Conservatives Slam Controversy as ‘Performative Politics’

Trump Describes McConnell as a Loser Following Fuentes Comments

McConnell’s statement was mind-numbingly idiotic.

It’s a comment the media ate up and yet another indication that the top GOP senator is not smart enough to do battle with the Democrat-aligned media.

They say ‘jump’ and the Kentucky Republican, without skipping a beat, performs for their amusement like a circus monkey.

Trump responded in kind, pointing out that McConnell is a “loser.”

“Mitch is a loser for our nation and for the Republican Party who would not have been re-elected in Kentucky without my endorsement, which he begged me for because he was going down,” Trump said in an interview with Fox News.

Trump also reiterated in the interview that he did not know who Fuentes was, something he has previously insisted. Which would put him in the same company as 99.99% of the rest of America.

“I had never heard of the man — I had no idea what his views were, and they weren’t expressed at the table in our very quick dinner, or it wouldn’t have been accepted,” he said.

RELATED: Trump Calls For The Immediate Removal Of Mitch McConnell From GOP Leadership

Pence Calls for an Apology

McConnell isn’t the first prominent Republican to do the work of the media and Democrats in attacking Trump.

Earlier this week, former Vice President Mike Pence said Trump should apologize.

“President Trump was wrong to give a white nationalist, an anti-semite and a Holocaust denier a seat at the table and I think he should apologize for it and he should denounce those individuals and their hateful rhetoric, without qualification,” Pence said.

Of course, Pence and McConnell are simply acting like trained seals for the leftist media. Or they sense Trump is vulnerable right now following the midterms and are pouncing.

Either way, their posturing is little more than, as American Greatness writer Julie Kelly contends, the “dumbest performative politics.”

Trump and McConnell’s feud has been growing more intense in recent months.

Aside from calling McConnell a “loser,” Trump has blasted him for supporting “Democrat-sponsored bills,” an action he insists means the Kentucky lawmaker has a “death wish.”

Trump has consistently been calling on McConnell to be removed from his leadership role “immediately,” saying he is little more than “a pawn for the Democrats.”

Now is the time to support and share the sources you trust.
The Political Insider ranks #3 on Feedspot’s “100 Best Political Blogs and Websites.”

Rusty Weiss has been covering politics for over 15 years. His writings have appeared in the Daily Caller, Fox... More about Rusty Weiss

Mentioned in this article::