Trump and Former Mexican President Trade Jabs on Twitter

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On the same day that Donald Trump was scheduled to arrive in Mexico to meet with the current Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto, the GOP nominee traded barbs with former Mexican president Vicente Fox.

Fox has been critical of both Donald Trump and Enrique Peña Nieto for the visit, calling it a “desperate move on both sides.”

“I think the president, Peña, is taking an enormous political risk by hosting Trump. If he’s considered as going soft on Trump, it will hurt him greatly. He will even be considered like a traitor,” Fox said in an interview with CNN on Wednesday.

“He is not welcome to Mexico. By 130 million people, we don’t like him. We don’t want him. We reject his message,” the former Mexican president said of Trump’s visit.

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Matthew K. Burke
Matthew K. Burke
A former Washington State U.S. Congressional candidate in 2010, Matthew attended the nation’s first modern day Tea Party in 2009 in Seattle, Washington. He also began writing and blogging that year. Matthew became a Certified Financial Planner in 1995 and was a Financial Advisor for 24 years in his previous life. Matthew was one of the three main writers leading a conservative news site to be one of the top 15 conservative news sites in the U.S. in a matter of months. He brings to PolitiStick a vast amount of knowledge about economics as well as a passion and commitment to the vision that our Founding Fathers had for our Republic.
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