Trump slams former White House aide

President Trump took to Twitter to call Omarosa Manigault Newman "wacky" and "deranged." ABC News' Arlette Saenz reports.
2:27 | 08/14/18

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Now the president Trump's firing back at Amoroso calling his former aide deranged and denying your claim that she heard a recording of him -- meet and work. In that same the late night tweet the president then called himself quote a true champion of civil rights. All this triggered by the release of armed number us is tell all book and two conversations that. She secretly recorded ABC's are lit signs has the latest right now from Washington good morning I left. Kennison Maggie good morning onerous are rose to fame as the villain on the reality TV show the apprentice. She's now engaged in a very public or real life feud with the former start that show president trump. The war of words between president trump and the woman he once called a loyal friend armor Rosen and a gold Noonan is escalating one MSNBC the former White House staffer claims she's been contacted by the special counsel. And if they reach out again she's willing to share her secret recordings. And ignored like to sing. Hi Robert JP if he if his office calls again which in the explain why some house and asked if she's already released two recordings and BC news a conversation she had with chief of staff John Kelly as he fired her in the situation room. And another she claims is a phone call with the president himself. Borough so what's going. So are meant to sit yeah about believing what happened. And Jannero county. General Kelley came to Meehan said that you guys want me to leave. No I got nobody even little bit about it. The president is lashing out in very personal terms calling her wacky armor Rosa adding people in the White House heated her she was vicious but not Smart. In her new book unhinged she alleges trump was recorded using the and word during a taping of the apprentice the president is pushing back. Tweeting he spoke with the show's creator who told him there are no tapes where I used such a terrible and disgusting word. I don't have that word in my vocabulary and never have she made it up. Onerous a claim some former truck they've had taken money for their silence is leaving their posts. Campaign finance records shows some former aides have received payments of roughly 151000 dollars a month from the campaign or party accounts. But those filings don't show if those payments are tied to any nondisclosure agreements that he had just heard are that signs a new book is out today's deliberative speed and according to mamma rose thank you.

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