Former Obama Speechwriter Gets Schooled After Claiming Trump Is 'Racist' for Singling Out Black Dem

| MAR 12, 2018 | 7:28 PM

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Jon Favreau, former speechwriter for President Barack Obama, called out President Donald Trump for making fun of Rep. Maxine Waters' (D-Calif.) intelligence during a rally in Pennsylvania.

“She's a low IQ individual,” Trump said. “She can't help it.”

In response, Favreau said the insult was not race-baiting, but full-blown racism:

It turns out, however, Favreau has made fun of former presidential candidate and current Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Ben Carson for his appearance, saying he was a drug user:

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Favreau was promptly called out:

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