Angry tweets erupt after president points out that Patriots’ owner Robert Kraft “proclaimed his innocence totally” after he’s accused of soliciting sex.
NEW: Pres. Trump on charges against Patriots owner Robert Kraft: "Well, it's very sad. I was very surprised to see it. He's proclaimed his innocence totally, but I'm very surprised to see it." https://t.co/bHHgDtBTng pic.twitter.com/ZUqrwLMHXj
— ABC News (@ABC) February 22, 2019
"He has denied it," Trump says of Robert Kraft. Always interesting, with Trump, or any politician for that matter, to see who gets the benefit of the doubt and who doesn't.
— Josh Dawsey (@jdawsey1) February 22, 2019
Dictators and rich old white guys get Trump's benefit of doubt. That's it.
— Kicking Wing (@WingKicking) February 22, 2019
“Putin denied” election interference, too. That’s always good enough for Trump.
— Jeff Stein (@SpyTalker) February 22, 2019
This is EXACTLY what he said about the Saudi prince when Khashoggi was murdered.
— Breesy (@summerbrees84) February 23, 2019
Let’s not kid ourselves. The entitled get the benefit of the doubt. Even those who enable human trafficking ….
— Audrey Straight (@audreystraight) February 23, 2019
Didn’t someone deny paying Stormy?
— JAF22 (@Jafrederick22) February 22, 2019
Trump has made abundantly clear who gets the benefit of the doubt and who doesn't.
— Brenda Smoker (@lancgal) February 22, 2019
The company you keep.
Alleged sexual predators supported/praised by Trump:
Brett Kavanaugh, Roy Moore, Steve Wynn, Jim Jordan, Trump himself, Bob Kraft, Roger Ailes, Bill O'Reilly, Jeffrey Epstein.
* Rob Porter gets a dishonorable mention for being a wife-beater. https://t.co/ShwIxa9rkI
— Dan Desai Martin (@DanMartinTalks) February 22, 2019
The Central Park Five denied it yet he called for their execution.
— Dan Gordon (@GordonDylemma) February 22, 2019
"You've got to deny, deny, deny and push back on these women," Trump said, according to Woodward. "If you admit to anything and any culpability, then you're dead. That was a big mistake you made." – "Fear: Trump in the White House" https://t.co/09ihys3dd7
— Terri Fraracci (@TerriFraracci) February 22, 2019
There's a pattern…..https://t.co/MjIHy8gi9J
— Sandy Kay (@sandykaykay) February 23, 2019
If you give a million to the inaugural committee you get the benefit of the doubt. Lol!!!
— DeFran (@attyrichdefran) February 23, 2019