Trump Lashes Out at ‘Embarrassment’ Ben Sasse After ‘Leaked’ Audio of Senator Trashing Him


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President Donald Trump lashed out at Nebraska Republican Senator Ben Sasse on the heels of an audio recording that featured Sasse thoroughly trashing Trump.

Trump kicked off his Saturday with a pair of tweets slamming Sasse.

“The least effective of our 53 Republican Senators, and a person who truly doesn’t have what it takes to be great, is Little Ben Sasse of Nebraska, a State which I have gladly done so much to help. @SenSasse was as nice as a RINO can be until he recently won the Republican….” Trump wrote, deploying the quadruple-ellipsis.

“…Nomination to run for a second term. Then he went back to his rather stupid and obnoxious ways. Must feel he can’t lose to a Dem. Little Ben is a liability to the Republican Party, and an embarrassment to the Great State of Nebraska. Other than that, he’s just a wonderful guy!” he added.

The attack comes after audio surfaced of Sasse destroying Trump on a campaign call.

“The way he kisses dictators’ butts. I mean, the way he ignores the Uighurs, our literal concentration camps in Xinjiang. Right now, he hasn’t lifted a finger on behalf of the Hong-Kongers,” Sasse said in the recording.

“The United States now regularly sells out our allies under his leadership, the way he treats women, spends like a drunken sailor. The ways I criticize President Obama for that kind of spending; I’ve criticized President Trump for as well. He mocks evangelicals behind closed doors. His family has treated the presidency like a business opportunity. He’s flirted with white supremacists,” he also said.

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