Trump claimed without evidence that African-Americans have been calling the White House, and "really appreciate" the job he's doing.
Al Sharpton on Monday as "a con man" and someone who "Hates Whites & Cops", just hours before Sharpton was scheduled to hold a news conference in Baltimore to decry Trump's derogatory weekend tweets directed at the city and an African American congressman.
'Anybody who's ever driven north on south on I-95 who's driven through Baltimore knows that city is broken, ' Trump said.
Like in his 2016 campaign, Trump has made race front and center while Democrats also grapple with the issue as they seek to select a 2020 presidential nominee from a almost two dozen candidates, including a several racial minorities and women. But as Lemon pointed out, some 600,000 people live there, and if some of them are in squalid conditions, there's a chance the president's own family is not only involved but profiting off it.
"There is nothing racist in stating plainly what most people already know, that Elijah Cummings has done a bad job for the people of his district", the president wrote in one of several tweets on Sunday.
President Trump blamed the news media for a poll released Tuesday that found that 80 percent of African-Americans surveyed consider him a "racist".
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"President Trump does not pick the people he attacks because of colour".
"President Trump is someone who calls it like he sees it", said Pence. Now, I'll say this: "they are so happy, because I get the calls", he told reporters as he left for a speech in Virginia that was boycotted by black state lawmakers.
The Baltimore controversy came after Cummings criticized border patrol officials during a House Oversight Committee hearing last week.
Elijah Cummings (D-Maryland), he moved on to attack to Rev, Al Sharpton. Trump fired back, calling Sharpton a "con man".
Mr. Trump, accused by critics of at the very least stirring racial tensions, insisted on Tuesday that he's the "least racist person" anywhere in the "world".
Senator Elizabeth Warren defended the sin-infested Sharpton saying - and this is a real quote: "Al Sharpton has dedicated his life to the fight for justice for all".
"I think I'm helping myself, because I'm pointing out the tremendous corruption that's taking place in Baltimore and other Democratic-run cities", Trump said, as he continued to hammer his criticism.