Clinton staffer curses Trump for Khan comment, apologizes

Clinton staffer curses Trump for Khan comment, apologizes

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A Hillary Clinton campaign staffer lost his cool Sunday after Donald Trump said that Army Capt. Humayun Khan would still be alive had he been president when Khan was fighting in Iraq. Jesse Lehrich, Clinton’s foreign policy spokesman, tweeted, “Hey, @realDonaldTrump -- regarding your claim that Captain Khan would be alive if you were president: go f--- yourself. #debate.”Minutes later Lehrich acknowledged making a mistake. “I want to apologize for the clearly inappropriate nature and language of this personal tweet. Sorry all,” he tweeted.Trump said in his presidential debate with Hillary Clinton, the Democratic presidential nominee, that Kahn “would have been alive today,” if he had been president when the officer was killed in Iraq in 2004 -- in response to Clinton revisiting Trump's criticism of Kahn's family this summer.Trump, the Republican nominee, on Sunday also called Col.. . .

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