VIDEO=>Clinton Surrogate Calls Trump Supporters ‘Mentally Deficient’
Hillary Clinton surrogate Mark Levine, a Democratic Virginia state delegate from Alexandria elected in 2015, called supporters of Donald Trump “mentally deficient” in a segment on the Fox News Channel Saturday afternoon.
Video clips from the segment show Levine saying:
“I think Donald Trump is appealing to people who are mentally deficient, I really do.”
Now Clinton camp calls Trump supporters mentally deficient. What arrogance pic.twitter.com/jNTbj2qzhR
— Jay Smith (@jaysmith003) September 17, 2016
YouTube video of same comment:
Viewers such as these posters on Twitter were astonished at the insult.
“@FoxNews @realDonaldTrump Hillary pundit just said on FOX that Trump supporters are “mentally deficient”. No pushback by anchor. Wow.”
Did you hear him? He just said people that back Trump are "mentally deficient"!!! Whoa!!!
— Barbara Paschke (@barbpaschke23) September 17, 2016
“@timmyjd96 Did you hear him? He just said people that back Trump are “mentally deficient”!!! Whoa!!!”
In addition to his elected position as state delegate, Levine hosts a nationally syndicated radio show.