“Mitch is a dour, sullen, and unsmiling political hack, and if Republican Senators are going to stay with him, they will not win again,” Trump said. “He will never do what needs to be done, or what is right for our Country. Where necessary and appropriate, I will back primary rivals who espouse Making America Great Again and our policy of America First. We want brilliant, strong, thoughtful, and compassionate leadership.”
The statement comes just days after McConnell voted to acquit Trump in a second impeachment trial but blamed him “practically and morally” for the Jan. 6 Capitol riot and suggested that Trump face civil or criminal charges.
NEW: Former President Donald Trump puts out a statement blasting Leader McConnell:
“Mitch is a dour, sullen, and unsmiling political hack,