Donald Trump Thanked African Americans for not Voting in 2016 Election
About: African Americans
Donald Trump told a rally that he was happy many African Americans decided not to vote in the Presidential election because it helped him win. Trump told the crowd that it's "almost as good" that they didn't vote because "a lot of people didn't show up."
Quote | Trump said African Americans not voting was 'almost as good' as a vote for him.
At a rally in Hershy Pennsylvania, Trump had this to say about the African American community voting, and not voting, in the 2016 Presidential election:
"And the African American community was great to us. They came through, bigly. Bigly. And frankly, if they had any doubt, they didn’t vote and that was almost as good because a lot of people didn’t show up."