“Look, he (President Obama) was an incompetent President. That’s all I can say. Grossly incompetent.” President Trump Remarks After Marine One Arrival
US STRONG news – Washington, DC: The White House reports 5.17.2020.
South Lawn. 1:07 P.M. EDT.
Q So, Mr. President, President — former President Obama seemed to suggest that you aren’t even pretending to be in charge. What’s your response?
THE PRESIDENT: So, I think we had a great weekend. We did a lot of terrific meetings. Tremendous progress is being made on many fronts, including coming up with a cure for this horrible plague that has beset our country. I think a lot of things have happened, very good, very — it was a working weekend. It was a good weekend. A lot of very good things have happened.
Q What about Obama’s comment? Obama’s comment at the graduation ceremony (inaudible).
THE PRESIDENT: I didn’t hear it.
Q He (inaudible) twice at the leadership.
THE PRESIDENT: Look, he was an incompetent President. That’s all I can say. Grossly incompetent.
1:08 P.M. EDT