TRUMP ON WHITE SUPREMACISTS: ‘Knows Nothing’ About David Duke’s Endorsement, ‘Needs to Do Research’ on Him

Screen Shot 2016-02-28 at 9.32.39 AMWhen Trump was asked to disavow David Duke’s endorsement, Donald was a bit taken off guard. Do you think his response was fair or should he have had a different reply?

Donald Trump wouldn’t disavow former Ku Klux Klan grand wizard David Duke’s support for his presidential bid, saying Sunday that he knows nothing about the white supremacist leader.

“Just so you understand, I don’t know anything about David Duke, OK?” Trump told CNN’s Jake Tapper on “State of the Union.”

Trump was pressed three times on whether he’d distance himself from the Ku Klux Klan — but never mentioned the group in his answers.

“I don’t know anything about what you’re even talking about with white supremacy or white supremacists,” he said. “So I don’t know. I don’t know — did he endorse me, or what’s going on? Because I know nothing about David Duke; I know nothing about white supremacists.”

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