According to a new report from the New York Times, former President Barack Obama is pissed off that President Donald Trump keeps calling the China originated Coronavirus the “China Virus” and “Kung Flu.”
The comments came during a private virtual fundraiser with former Vice President and 2020 Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden.
“I don’t want a country in which the president of the United States is actively trying to promote anti-Asian sentiment and thinks it’s funny. I don’t want that. That still shocks and pisses me off,” Obama said in the report.
Check out what the Daily Caller reported:
The president faced criticism for referring to the coronavirus as the “kung flu” at a recent campaign rally in Tulsa, Oklahoma. White House press secretary Kayleigh McEnany defended Trump’s comments at a press conference earlier in June, saying the president was trying to draw attention to China’s role