Donald Trump says he didn’t “choke” on getting Mexico to pay for wall

Republican nominee Donald Trump insisted that he didn’t “choke” on getting Mexico to pay for the wall he’s promised to build on the southern border.

Trump is referring to a statement Clinton made last week following his last-minute visit with Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto in the country’s capital. At a rally, she said Trump had “choked” when he failed to discuss who was paying for the wall during his meeting with the Mexican president.

“So let me just tell you about choking. I don’t choke,” Trump said Tuesday morning on ABC’s “Good Morning America.” “She chokes. Look at the deals she’s made,” he said of Clinton. “She’s responsible for so many bad things that have happened to our country, including the signing by her husband of NAFTA, which has drained our country of its jobs. I’ve been given A-plus, including by you people — I have been given A-pluses for the job I did in Mexico.”

During a press conference in Mexico, Trump initially described the […]

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