Trump Says He Had Misunderstanding With Hewitt in Interview

“There are few people anywhere that would have known those names,” Donald Trump says of radio interview with Hugh Hewitt.

  • NOTE: In an Sept. 3 interview with Hewitt, a moderator of tonight’s debate, Trump tripped up on several foreign policy questions and couldn’t identify several Middle Eastern leaders
  • “We had a legitimate misunderstanding in terms of his pronunciation of a word”
  • Trump says he will have “the finest team that anybody’s put together” for foreign policy
  • Trump references Hewitt comments that Trump is “best interview in America”
  • Marco Rubio says “this is an important question” of Trump not recognizing Middle Eastern names
    • Next president “better be someone” who understands these issues

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