David Axelrod Say ‘If Trump Loses in 2020, This Will be Why’ After President’s Attack on Rep. Elijah Cummings

CNN political commentator and Democratic strategist David Axelrod slammed President Trump‘s attack on Rep. Elijah Cummings (D-Md.), arguing the president’s “stream of ugly, divisive bombast” could threaten his reelection chances.

“If @realDonaldTrump loses in 2020, this will be why,” Axelrod wrote Saturday. “Every, single day, he subjects the country he was elected to lead to a stream of ugly, divisive bombast. It’s exhausting. It’s destructive. It’s unworthy of a POTUS.”

Axelrod added that the “rancor and chaos his daily dose of nastiness creates is a barrier to actually getting things done.”

Axelrod was responding to a tweet by Trump on Saturday in which the president called Cummings’s district a “disgusting, rat and rodent infested mess.”

Trump sought to contrast the district, which includes downtown Baltimore, with conditions at the southern border, calling it “FAR WORSE and more dangerous.”

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SOURCE: The Hill, Rachel Frazin