Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says rival Hillary Clinton's 'basket of deplorables' remark shows the Democratic nominee reduces people to ''objects, not human beings.'' Rough Cut (no reporter narration).
NATURAL ROUGH CUT (NO REPORTER NARRATION) Democratic presidential nominee Donald Trump on Monday slammed Democratic opponent Hillary Clinton's dismissal of half of Trump's supporters as a basket of deplorables" of racist, homophobic people. "We have the support of cops and soldiers, carpenters and welders, the young and the old, and millions of working class families who just want a better future, and a good job. These were the people Hillary Clinton so viciously demonized," Trump told a group at the National Guard Association General Conference in Baltimore, Maryland. Clinton's comments triggered a firestorm of criticism and she later said she regretted the comment. Trump compared the comment Clinton made on Friday to a much criticized comment by 2012 Republican presidential nominee Mitt Romney that 47 percent of the electorate were dependent on government.