Donald Trump has been criticized by both conservatives and progressives for continuing to promote his illegal and short sighted proposal to ban Muslim immigration. He has been accused of using the Orlando tragedy for self-promotion on Twitter.
“Appreciate the congrats for being right on radical Islamic terrorism, I don’t want congrats, I want toughness & vigilance. We must be smart!”
In contrast, Hillary Clinton has postponed her campaign kick off with President Obama. She has scaled back her political appearances out of respect for the victims of the shooting. “This is not a time for politics,” she said.