Transcript for Trump comments perceived by some as encouraging violence
The president praised a Montana congressman for assaulting a reporter last year. I picked up bodies landing spot and but I had heard that he body slammed the reporter. You can see and Ronan rough I said please don't peak too nights. Like when you guys put somebody in the car and you protecting their head you know that what you put their hand up. Like don't hit their head and they've just killed somebody donut day. I said you could take the hand that way of him. President throughout escalating his war on the media. Sweeting a mock video showing him outside a wrestling ring. Tackling and punching a man when this CNN logo covering his face. Multiple cameras at the North Carolina rallied. Capturing his soul as it happens. During the campaign. Simpson and rallies there were outbreaks of violence against protesters. Times then Kennedy and appeared to encourage. You see somebody getting ready to throw tomato not stick graph about a book would you. Would have allowed the punch back anymore like that punch him in the face outside. Secret Service investigating this incident where one of their agents slammed to the ground a photographer from time magazine clashed with the agent. President in no ways. Former fashion has ever. Promoted are encouraged violence anything quite the contrary.
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