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U.S. Senate's McConnell condemns white supremacists

Tuesday, March 01, 2016 - 00:39

U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday condemned white supremacists, in remarks responding to presidential candidate Donald Trump and his failure to disavow a white supremacist group in an interview. Rough Cut (no reporter narration).

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ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) U.S. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell on Tuesday condemned white supremacists, in remarks responding to presidential candidate Donald Trump and his failure to disavow a white supremacist group in an interview. McConnell told reporters that there had been a lot of talk in the past 24 hours about "one of our presidential candidates and his seeming ambivalence" to the Ku Klux Klan white supremacist group and David Duke, a former Klan leader. "So let me make it perfectly clear. Senate Republicans condemn David Duke, the KKK, his racism," McConnell told reporters, adding the Republicans condemned "everything they stand for."

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U.S. Senate's McConnell condemns white supremacists

Tuesday, March 01, 2016 - 00:39