Trump on Baton Rouge: How Many Officers ‘Have to Die Because of a Lack of Leadership?’

trumpDonald Trump issued a brief statement online this afternoon on the horrific shooting of multiple cops in Baton Rouge today.

Trump said, “We grieve for the officers killed in Baton Rouge today. How many law enforcement and people have to die because of a lack of leadership in our country? We demand law and order.”

After Dallas, Trump delivered a speech in which he referred to himself as the “law and order candidate.”

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