Within the wake of signing Congress’ invoice aiding surviving 9/11 first responders, President Donald Trump has doubled down on some previous lies about his involvement and whereabouts that fateful day.
“I used to be down there additionally, however I’m not contemplating myself a primary responder,” Trump mentioned. “However I used to be down there. I spent a whole lot of time down there with you.”
Trump greater than implied that he was on the bottom with first responders when he was truly on air bragging concerning the measurement of his buildings in comparison with the fallen twin towers.
“40 Wall Avenue truly was the second-tallest constructing in downtown Manhattan, and it was truly, earlier than the World Commerce Heart, was the tallest—after which, once they constructed the World Commerce Heart, it grew to become referred to as the second-tallest. And now it’s the tallest.”
Trump simply lied performing like he was a 9/11 first responder once more. That’s the day he mentioned “now it’s the tallest,” about his personal constructing, because the Twin Towers fell. Completely disgusting. Right here’s video of him saying it. Let’s make it viral. #WeBelieveMueller pic.twitter.com/f1SMZGYkfA
— Scott Dworkin (@funder) July 29, 2019
Trump additionally acquired $150,000 from the 9/11 fund, regardless that none of his buildings had been affected by the terrorist assaults of September 11, 2001.
The delusion of Trump, and his supporters, is unprecedented in American historical past. He lies about each side of his life.