Hunt: ‘Like George Wallace’ Trump ‘Has Always Been Comfortable Playing the Race Card’

‘That’s what the birther issue was all about’

"Yeah, maybe a combination of Nixon, but even more like George Wallace. Donald Trump has always been comfortable playing the race card. As you know, John, that’s what the birther issue was all about. And if racial tensions get inflamed in this country, he will no doubt do it again, and perhaps to his advantage."

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