In response to criticism of his 2006 statements hoping for a housing crash
, Trump claimed in a statement to NBC News that, “This is the kind of thinking our country needs
.” Trump doubled down on those statements tonight
in Albuquerque, NM reiterating that, “That’s the kind of thinking we need
,” and, “If it goes down, it goes down.
Trump’s callous disregard for the millions of Americans affected by the housing crisis reveals a man more concerned about his bottom line than the good of the country. While millions lost their homes and retirement savings, Donald spun a profit. Trumps’s reckless, self-serving approach represents the worst of our society, not the best; and it definitely doesn’t belong in the White House.
Published: May 24, 2016