Peanut farmer and former President Jimmy Carter might want to check himself about now because he just offended every Trump voter in America. He went low in an uncharacteristic slap at President Trump breaking that unwritten rule of civility between former and current presidents.
He just suggests (video below) that President Trump is an “illegitimate president”.
Jimmy Carter is the worst president in modern history so it’s unbelievable that he would speak of President Trump like he just did.
On second thought, Barack and Carter might be tied for worst president ever:
Carter tries to be coy after he makes a comment saying Russia threw the election. This is a very dangerous statement to make and shouldn’t be taken lightly. He should apologize to President Trump.
Jimmy Carter: “Trump didn’t actually win the election in 2016. He lost the election, and he was put into office because the Russians interfered on his behalf.”
Former President Jimmy Carter says President Trump is an illegitimate President. pic.twitter.com/q6sqwJvx9o
— Yashar Ali 🐘 (@yashar) June 28, 2019
The most concerning thing is that this promotes the lies that keep popping up on social media and spreads the lie that our president is illegitimate.
The leftist media like CNN, NPR and VOX picked up on the comments and reported:
A dangerous move by Carter.
WaPo warned of the dangers of calling Trump an illegitimate president and HuffPost covered Carter’s remarks: