Trump Kicks Off Week With Angry Tweets At Sharpton And Cummings

July 29, 2019 9:18 a.m.

President Donald Trump has, in typical fashion, doubled down on his criticism of Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-MD) Monday morning, now throwing Rep. Al Sharpton into the mix.

On Cummings (a sample, as there are too many to include):

On Sharpton:

Sharpton quickly fired back.

Sharpton also called in to “Morning Joe,” saying that “[Trump’s] going to attack the most visible black person that comes across his desk and he thinks can set a tone. I’m not going to bite the bait.”

The reverend was already headed to Baltimore to participate in an economic conference, though he has now tacked on a presser with former RNC chairman Michael Steele to address Trump’s comments from the weekend.

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