AP

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump said Sunday that GOP rival George Pataki did a “terrible” job as governor of New York — which elicited a response from the GOP hopeful.

The next Republican debate is scheduled to take place Sept. 16.

Trump is no stranger to insulting his fellow Republicans on social media — last week he tweeted about Republican presidential candidate and Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal.

It seemingly started when Pataki tweeted that he would not endorse Trump if he were made the Republican nominee.

Here’s Trump’s tweet about Pataki:

To which Pataki responded:

Pataki added:

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