“Nicely there is no doubt that President Trump isn’t a racist and the information are quite simple that the identical people that voted for me voted for President Trump as a result of President Trump made guarantees to the voters and he is maintaining the guarantees,” Scott stated to visitor host Jason Chaffetz.
Republicans have accused Democrats of shifting the narrative to racism accusations towards the president following former Particular Counsel Robert Mueller’s panned testimony. Many Democrats are nonetheless calling for Trump’s impeachment.
The president has has additionally confronted criticism not too long ago following the the shootings in El Paso, Texas and Dayton, Ohio together with his critics blaming his rhetoric for enflaming white supremacy.
Scott says Democrats try to keep away from discussing a lackluster coverage platform.
“If you happen to had been working on the left, would you run the Inexperienced New Deal? Would you run on the 70 p.c new revenue tax? Would you run on a four p.c wealth tax? Would you run on a monetary transaction tax? No,” Scott stated.
The senator known as the racism narrative “drained.”
“Nicely you’ll run on some drained narrative that the president as a result of he is a Republican needs to be by some means a racist,” Scott stated. “It is a totally different dimension that I do not perceive.”