Trump Finally Addresses Allegations His Campaign Manager Assaulted a Reporter
Donald Trump was not asked about allegations that his campaign manager assaulted a reporter during his CNN interview last night. Nor was he asked during the CNN debate tonight. Nor was he asked during the interview he did with CNN’s Chris Cuomo immediately following the debate.
But finally, Trump has addressed the allegations, and… well:
#Break: Donald Trump just told me he thinks that the Michelle Fields incident didn't happen. "I think they made it up."
— Dylan Byers (@DylanByers) March 11, 2016
Donald Trump on Michelle Fields incident: "Everybody said nothing happened. Perhaps she made the story up, I think that’s what happened."
— Matt Viser (@mviser) March 11, 2016
Yes, because the firsthand account and the eyewitness account and the audio from the incident weren’t enough.
UPDATE –– 11:41 pm EST: Here’s video:
— Ryan Nobles (@ryanobles) March 11, 2016
[image via screengrab]
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