‘While You Were Harassing Women…’: McMullin Fires Back After Trump Takes a Shot at Him


Donald Trump has mostly avoided public comment about conservative anti-Trump candidate Evan McMullin, but he finally brought him up (not by name) just to slam him in a Fox News interview yesterday.

Bret Baier aired the rest of his interview with Trump and Mike Pence on Saturday, in which he asked them about Republicans abandoning ship on their campaign.

And then Trump, unprompted, brought up McMullin (the relevant part starts at the 7:15 mark).

He said that losing Utah would be a damaging blow to his campaign, telling Baier, “If they go enough for this character that’s running all over the state and we lose the state, that’s devastating.”

Oh, and he called him Bill Kristol‘s puppet:

McMullin went on a pretty fiery Twitter tirade last night in response:

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