The co-hosts of “The View” usually are not sure they consider Mitt Romney’s scathing criticism of President Donald Trump, revealed in a Washington Put up op-ed on Wednesday.
The previous presidential candidate and incoming junior senator wrote that Trump has “not risen to the mantle” of the presidency and that the president’s lack of character is his “most evident” shortfall.
“I don’t consider Romney,” Sunny Hostin stated of Romney. “He is such a form shifter.”
“He says and does what he must do for self-preservation. I do not assume he has an actual ethical middle,” Hostin added. “I can’t purchase authenticity…He’s inauthentic.”
“He talks eight months earlier about how Trump is a conman and a fraud, and but he is consuming at Jean Georges … with Trump making an attempt to turn into secretary of state!” stated Hostin.
In March of 2016, Romney referred to as then-candidate Trump a “phony, a fraud” at a speech in Utah. Then, after Trump was elected president, Romney dined with Trump and his then-chief of employees Reince Preibus on the Jean-Georges restaurant in Trump Tower.
“I like this photograph a lot. It is like his soul is exiting his eyes,” Meghan McCain joked.
Abby Huntsman stated she spoke to Romney in her dwelling state of Utah final yr: “He stated level clean to me, ‘I am working to principally be the anti-Trump. We’re dropping loads of the adults within the room.’”
“Romney goes to be about Romney each single time,” Huntsman stated. “I would not be shocked if in a yr, he is interested by working in opposition to Trump.”
“I don’t belief this – though I welcome it and hope that he…. has discovered his true self and will likely be a very good senator,” stated Pleasure Behar.
“I hope for the perfect, however he is given everybody motive to not belief his ideology,” McCain stated.
McCain added that she believes Romney is “making an attempt to make some bizarre comeback in a method or one other” from his failed presidential run in 2012. “I don’t assume you are going to have the ability to reinvent your self in the identical manner now… post-Trump world is a wholly completely different ball of wax.”
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