Donald Trump Called Dems "Obstructionists" While Asking for Their Help

Type: Poor DiplomacyJun 07 2017 Severity:

In a speech in Cincinnati, Trump criticized Democrats for their unwillingness to help him repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, calling them "obstructionists" once again, yet calling on their assistance with dropping Obamacare.

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Quote | He bashed Dems while simultaneously asking for their help to repeal and replace.

“That's why I'm calling on all Democrats – who honestly have really been obstructionists. Boy, have they tried. I mean every single thing. On health care, I won't get one vote. Obamacare's crashing. It’s dead,” Trump said in a speech delivered from the banks of the Ohio River in Cincinnati.