Mitch McConnell Says President Trump Is 'Not A Racist' Despite Controversial Tweets | TIME

  • Published on Jul 16, 2019
  • Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell says President Donald Trump is “not a racist” after Trump tweeted over the weekend that four congresswomen of color should return to their native countries. All of the congresswomen are American citizens.
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    Mitch McConnell Says President Trump Is 'Not A Racist' Despite Controversial Tweets | TIME

Comments • 69

  • MBK K
    MBK K 4 months ago

    mitch m is a disgrace to america and so is his wife. self interests only and needs to be GONE!!!!!!

  • Marie md4953
    Marie md4953 4 months ago

    Why does any of those spineless Republicans say anything about trump.
    They r afaid of him. They are so far up his butt to notice hes wrong?
    They all must go 2020

  • Vic Calloway
    Vic Calloway 4 months ago

    GET A SPINE!!! VOTE OUT 2020!

  • denise salt
    denise salt 4 months ago

    He says that because the president likes his wife who is American of Chinese heritage. They are a shady pair anyway. His voting record for immigration issues should be better too. His wife's family immigrated here and there is a great story told by his wife's family on either Yale or Harvard's website (dedication from the family) about how his wife's mother was sent at 8 years old through war zone areas with a servant to retrieve the family gold so they wouldn't be poor. He should never talk about parents sending their kids with coyotes across the border because their parents feared for their lives. Who does that?

  • ter esa
    ter esa 4 months ago

    Says the racist mcconnell

  • Andy Poon
    Andy Poon 4 months ago +2

    He is also a racist

  • Hildebeast Clinton
    Hildebeast Clinton 4 months ago +1

    Antifa has violent members and the corporate news media isn’t covering it. We are living an era of Orwell’s 1984 newspeak.

  • joe j'honson
    joe j'honson 4 months ago

    Mitch McConnell is mad because his career is tanked. He's a yellow spineless sycophant and moron.

  • Jayson
    Jayson 4 months ago

    Said one racist about another

  • Grendel's mom's boyfriend
    Grendel's mom's boyfriend 4 months ago +1

    Mitch McConnell wouldn't call Donald Trump racist if Trump joined the Ku Klux Klan and burned down a black church.

  • StephenAndrew777
    StephenAndrew777 4 months ago

    Pay no attention to the wars going on outside of your smartphone. The bad man said a not nice thing. Allegedly.

  • niral patel
    niral patel 4 months ago

    Of course, he would say that... His wife serves in cabinet...One of the few stupid and selfish...He is nothing without trump hoopla anyways

  • AussieGirl
    AussieGirl 4 months ago +1

    Of course he supports defends vile rotten scum, that is what he is and what he’s surrounded by in Kentucky

  • a2soc
    a2soc 4 months ago

    You’re wife looks hideous, Mitch!

  • Percival Sweetwater
    Percival Sweetwater 4 months ago +2

    Mr McConnell has assured us here in Kentucky that our coal provides clean, healthy energy.
    Under the leadership of Mr McConnell and Evangelical Republican Governor Matt Bevin, we have become #1 in the US in lung cancer rates, and #1 in governmental corruption.

  • Isasiah Bradley
    Isasiah Bradley 4 months ago

    Muhammad Ali know you were a racist.

  • Royce
    Royce 4 months ago +6

    Well damn...a slave masters great grand child saying another slave masters great grand child ain't racist........this is funny...

  • quinten putnam
    quinten putnam 4 months ago +2


  • Ed Jones
    Ed Jones 4 months ago +2

    (yawn) *Okay then, 'turkey-neck' McConnell... Gobble-gobble. Next question, please...*

  • This old veteran
    This old veteran 4 months ago +1

    🎆🎆🎆My opinion is how many American people of color watch President Trump speak these hateful words that has been said to the ancestors of America minorities and to their person in 2019 from racist white Americans and all this talk of Trumps not a racist and so on..but Americans of color were also watching trump and i think President Trump forgot that he speaks for all Americans and how do people of color veiw this comment as no even cares about the opinion of people of color as he spoke these words of hate..people around the world was also hurt me as a native American veteran as i watched him.. he not only spoke to the four women but all minorities of America..and I believe trump owes an apology to the American people. Someone forgot that we live in America it was told to me and my people are the first Americans of people color call America home too...

    • This old veteran
      This old veteran 4 months ago

      @Gemmy Aquarius but they aren't white and trump wasnt speaking to white women but people of color and all are American citizens. Trump words hurt all people of color in America.American minorities heard these hsteful words before from WS.

    • Gemmy Aquarius
      Gemmy Aquarius 4 months ago

      Even if those congresswomen were white, Trump would have attached them. His tweet said they should go back to where they can from since he and other Americans find those congresswomen in-American. There was no mention of race in that tweet whatsoever. Supporters believe these women’s values do not align with America’s, and that’s what I think Trump was getting at.

  • robert shuman
    robert shuman 4 months ago +3

    Rapist?or rasict?which story is Mitch McConnell talking about?

    • Gemmy Aquarius
      Gemmy Aquarius 4 months ago

      ... is this suppose to be some sort of dig?😄

  • Greg Hernandez
    Greg Hernandez 4 months ago +4

    Mitch McConnell is a racist

  • aztec warrior
    aztec warrior 4 months ago +6

    Mich Turkey backbone McConnell. Hahaha what a clown

  • nhb1234
    nhb1234 4 months ago +3

    Mitch is killing the GOP Brand with his weakness to man up! Trump has made many clear racist comments and the GOP's failure to deal with it shows either weakness of fear. Trump is a liar and can't open his mouth without a lie. The GOP is dead as a party as they spin off into radical mini groups. The Dems seem to be failing as they try to push for free everything. It is not about fake news, it's about what comes out of his mouth and the rotten things he says. I would love to see a honest and balanced conservative stand up and represent the majority of Americans.

    • Gemmy Aquarius
      Gemmy Aquarius 4 months ago

      Trump is not racist, the media just slanders him, jeez.

  • Private Private
    Private Private 4 months ago +3

    Break mitch in 3. Go back to Scotland, Ireland and England

  • S.Perry
    S.Perry 4 months ago +1

    Evidence would suggest otherwise

  • Dubbin Nutt
    Dubbin Nutt 4 months ago +3

    Why does this buffoon even get any airtime. This antique should be sent home to play tittly winks and put on some clean undergarments.

    • Dubbin Nutt
      Dubbin Nutt 4 months ago

      Essess Nine that just shows you what a sad state the country is in.

    • Essess Nine
      Essess Nine 4 months ago

      He's a horrible person but also one of the most influential politicians in the country.

  • Eazy Street
    Eazy Street 4 months ago +4


  • Li Raven
    Li Raven 4 months ago +13

    Mitch, YOU'RE not good for the country.

  • Mission Blonde
    Mission Blonde 4 months ago

    Trump is a racist!

  • Delta Construction Bear

    Democrats should be castrated and classified as a domestic terrorist organization

  • Skull Kid
    Skull Kid 4 months ago +16

    As a white man born and raised in east Kentucky, even I acknowledge the history and racism embedded in his remarks...
    McConnell, it's time for the political grim reaper to claim YOU.
    He's held this state back from any real sense of the word "Progress" both economically and morally.

    • HochgeborenKlown
      HochgeborenKlown 4 months ago

      people need to quit believing his lies and stop voting for the POS...

    • Catherine3385
      Catherine3385 4 months ago +2

      As a mix person born and raised in Massachusetts, I say it was not a racist comment.

    • Li Raven
      Li Raven 4 months ago

      @Charlotte Katakuri you want to fu the commenter??

  • Naveed Arshad
    Naveed Arshad 4 months ago +4

    He's the reason for trump

    • Naveed Arshad
      Naveed Arshad 4 months ago

      @Gemmy Aquarius a coward is quietly implicit in the crime.

    • Gemmy Aquarius
      Gemmy Aquarius 4 months ago

      Do you think all Republicans are alike? Mitch is NOT like Trump.

  • Edwin Contreras
    Edwin Contreras 4 months ago +5

    what is he even saying? lol

  • J. Parrish
    J. Parrish 4 months ago +1

    But you are, huh??? He spoke his true feelings, I know his language and actions are not racist towards you. You can't tell me nor others how to receive what he said. You CAN'T interpret what he meant either. He said what he said to those females. Does he even like WOMEN?? He surely is disrespectful to women, children, veterans, and all races of poor people. IMO
    Stay Well Stand Tall and Be Blessed.

    • J. Parrish
      J. Parrish 4 months ago

      @Gemmy Aquarius who says they are LIES, his actions and words speak loudly. You think being disrespectful is okay??? No it's not okay in my book, and where I'm from, I can't speak for YOU or Mr Trump's actions. I STAND by what I said and what I've seen him say and do. 💕💕💕😎😍🎼🎸🎹

    • Gemmy Aquarius
      Gemmy Aquarius 4 months ago

      Why does everyone propel these lies that Trump is sexist and racist? He can be disrespectful to whoever he wants to be😂.

  • Tim Hoffman
    Tim Hoffman 4 months ago +16

    Mitch McConnell is also a racist

  • sxybasturd
    sxybasturd 4 months ago

    Bitch McConnel : The president is not a racist a racists like me can spot a racist when I see one

  • wolfsmaul-GER
    wolfsmaul-GER 4 months ago +13

    "donald trump is not an racist, we both share the racism"

  • Marcus Wright
    Marcus Wright 4 months ago


  • Apollo
    Apollo 4 months ago +24

    Mitch McConnell is a RACIST lying politician that must be eliminated.

    • Alex Zapata
      Alex Zapata 4 months ago

      Most of these decrepit zombies in our government will all hopefully be gone in like 15 years or close lol...

    • Gemmy Aquarius
      Gemmy Aquarius 4 months ago

      Proof? And calling for violence against others makes your opinion automatically not worthwhile.

    • Marcos Chavero
      Marcos Chavero 4 months ago


    CBWAVY 4 months ago +35

    Mitch McConnell is a national disgrace, second only to Trump.

    • Gemmy Aquarius
      Gemmy Aquarius 4 months ago

      Tell that to half the country who voted for him, as well as his international supporters!

    • Marcos Chavero
      Marcos Chavero 4 months ago

      Fr yo

  • California Zephyr-D&RGW
    California Zephyr-D&RGW 4 months ago +1

    The terms been used so many times, it’s not worth shit anymore. Please explain what part of what he said was racist.

  • drewrayg
    drewrayg 4 months ago +2


  • abraham hernandez
    abraham hernandez 4 months ago +2


  • beefy a la penis
    beefy a la penis 4 months ago

    The weasel face kisses the same Russian ass as Trumpy...