A former campaign aide for US President Donald Trump has said that Vice President Mike Pence’s wife finds Trump “reprehensible, totally vile.”
According to a report published in The Atlantic on Tuesday, Mike and Karen Pence were surprised when the 2005 “Access Hollywood” tape in which Trump was heard making vulgar comments about women surfaced last year.
A former campaign aide told the publication that Karen Pence was “disgusted.”
“She finds him reprehensible—just totally vile,” the former campaign aide added.
This comes as the United States is grappling with a growing list of sexual assault and harassment scandals that rocked the world of entertainment, business and politics.
A former campaign aide also said that after the tape surfaced, Republican Party officials expected that they would be able to get Trump to drop out of the presidential race before the second debate, according to The Atlantic.
“Little did they know,…