The Senator was responding to comments Donald Trump has made about a judge assigned to a case involving Trump University. The GOP nominee had stated that the judge couldn’t fairly decide the case because he was “Mexican” (the judge was actually born in Indiana).
“Outrageous, disturbing and absolutely ridiculous,” is how the Senator described Trump’s statements to Sabrina Siddiqui of The Guardian.
Earlier, though, Sen. Toomey was much more reluctant to talk about Trump.
The Washington Post reported that the Senator “rushed into an elevator as reporters pursued him with questions about the remarks.”
The McGinty campaign obviously enjoyed that story:
— Izzi Levy (@chevytothe_levy) June 7, 2016