George W Bush condemns Trumps attacks on Media and Muslim Ban

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George W Bush condemns Trumps attacks on Media and Muslim Ban

Post  fatbob5 on Tue 28 Feb 2017 - 12:54

George W. Bush has attacked Donald Trump over his attacks on the press and stance on immigration, having refused to criticise Barack Obama during his eight-year presidency,

Trump’s Republican predecessor as president said the media were “indispensable to democracy” - after the president repeatedly attacked outlets he disliked as “fake news” and “enemies of the people”.

Bush also said he wanted “an immigration policy that’s welcoming and upholds the law”, a clear dig at Trump’s ban on travel to the US from seven Muslim countries that the courts struck down.

Ex-presidents rarely comment directly on a current president’s work.

But just over a month into Trump’s presidency, Bush, 70, went on NBC’s Today Show on Monday to defend the press against Trump’s monstering.

One journalist noted Bush had attacked Trump more in a single interview than he had in Obama’s entire presidency.,..........

http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/donald-trump-george-w-bush_uk_58b44431e4b0a8a9b7847048
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