Romney Slams Trump: He Will Inspire ‘Trickle-Down Racism’
June 10, 2016
Mitt Romney said Friday that he had “no intention” of mounting a challenge to Donald Trump, that he would not vote for neither Trump nor Democrat Hillary Clinton — and that the presumptive Republican nominee was someone who could inspire “trickle-down racism.”
“I don’t think there’s anything I am looking for from Mr. Trump to give him my support,” Romney, 69, told Wolf Blitzer on CNN. “He’s demonstrated who he is.
“I decided that a person of that nature should not be the one who, if you will, becomes the example for coming generations or the example of Americans of the world.
“I don’t want to see trickle-down racism,” he said. “I don’t want to see a president of the United States saying things which change the character of the generations of Americans that are following.