He unleashed a slew of early morning tweets maligning Alicia Machado, a former Miss Universe he had previously mocked for her weight, and alleging she had starred in a sex tape.
The presidential campaign erupted with new broadsides today. Donald Trump unloaded on a critic who made headlines against him this week, and Hillary Clinton fired back, all of this with the candidates about to enter the final full month before Election Day. Early this morning, he unleashing a storm of tweets against Alicia Machado, a former Miss Universe winner.
Today, the Republican nominee charged Machado once starred in a sex tape, and the Clinton campaign helped her gain U. Machado called the charges cheap lies and said on Instagram: I mean, really, who gets up at 3: I mean, he hurled as many insults as he could. I have said it before, and I will say it again: A man who can be provoked by a tweet should not be anywhere near the nuclear codes. That means the group has not submitted to annual audits. If the state attorney general finds the law was broken, he could go to court to make the foundation return money it raised.
Also today, for the first time ever, USA Today rendered judgment on a presidential race. Several traditionally Republican newspapers have also come out against Trump this week.
The Trump campaign is trying to fight back, with this new TV ad. There was classified material e-mailed. Later today, he rallied supporters in Novi, Michigan. Away from the charges and countercharges, Clinton today unveiled her new national service reserve plan in a speech in Fort Pierce, Florida. The end of the campaign comes in 39 days. Listen to this Segment.