‘What Donald Trump Has Started is Dangerous,’ Trumka Says

Donald Trump’s campaign rhetoric is “un-american and I think its racist; it’s saying one group of people is superior to another group of people,” AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka says at Christian Science Monitor breakfast.

  • Of other 2016 GOP hopefuls:
    • Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker is a “national disgrace” who, despite doing well in Iowa, has “no there there”
    • Says “you can mouth words,” of Jeb Bush’s comments about inequality being terrible but Trumka says he doesn’t believe Bush would be good at addressing it
    • Ohio Governor John Kasich “hurt workers” with budgetary decisions; “he got a free ride with Wall Street”