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Obama Rebukes Trump in a Return to the Campaign Trail

  • Former president says nation is living in a ‘dangerous’ times
  • He’s planning extensive campaign travel in coming weeks
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Obama speaks about voter participation and President Donald Trump at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.Source: Bloomberg)
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Barack Obama delivered a blunt rebuke of President Donald Trump in the opening salvo of the former president’s campaign to bolster Democrats in the midterm congressional elections.

The former president on Friday warned of dire consequences if U.S. voters stand on the sidelines in November’s midterm election, saying the nation is living through “dangerous times.”