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Trump slams Republican leader McConnell after acquittal

Washington| After being acquitted of impeachment, former US President Donald Trump targeted Senate Republican leader Mitch McConnell. The former president slammed McConnell after seven Republican leaders voted against him, along with all 50 Democrat leaders, to blame for the January 6 riot. According to the news agency Xinhua, Trump blamed McConnell for the Republican party’s defeat in 2020, saying in a statement released through his Save America Super PAC on Tuesday, “Mitch is a tough, upset and depressed leader and if Republican They will not win again if the senators remain with them. “

Trump said, “He will never do what needs to be done, or do what is right for our country. Where necessary and appropriate, I will support the main rivals that are making America great again and America First Working for policy. We want brilliant, strong, thoughtful and compassionate leadership. “

McConnell voted on Saturday to acquit Trump, but also severely criticized the former president for inciting a riot at the Capitol building.

He said that there is no question about it – none – President Trump is practically and morally responsible for instigating the events of that day.

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