US Senator Bob Corker is the latest lawmaker in Congress to condemn President Donald Trump for his response to a deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, saying his lack of “stability and competence” threatens the country.
“The president has not yet been able to demonstrate the stability nor some of the competence that he needs to demonstrate in order to be successful. And we need for him to be successful, our nation needs for him to be successful,” Corker told reporters in Tennessee.
Corker, a Republican from Tennessee and chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, said Trump needs to understand that he represents all Americans and his role in advocating hate is jeopardizing the US.
“I would ask he take stock of who he is, as president of all the people in our nation, and that he condemn those things that are separating us,” Corker said, adding that he disagreed with the president’s stance on…