Trump pardoning Joe Arpaio throughout a typhoon was no mishap. Cenk Uygur and Ana Kasparian, the hosts of The Young Turks, inform you why Trump assumed it was a smart idea to do it then. Inform us just what you think in the remark area listed below.
" President Trump safeguarded his controversial pardon of former Arizona constable Joe Arpaio on Monday, saying his decision to announce it throughout Typhoon Harvey likely earned it "far higher" rankings.
Speaking at a joint press conference with the president of Finland, Trump made his initial talk about Arpaio since his choice to pardon the Arizona lawman Friday– protecting both the timing of the excuse late Friday evening, as Harvey made landfall, as well as the decision itself.
" He's done a great task for the people of Arizona, he's really strong on borders, very strong on prohibited migration, he is loved in Arizona," Trump stated. "I thought he was dealt with amazingly unfairly when they fell victim to their big choice to go obtain him, right before the political election voting started."
He added: "I believed that was really, very unreasonable thing to do."
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