Trump would ‘tone down’ tweeting as president
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Speaking at a town-hall style event in Beaufort, S.C., Trump on Tuesday said he will “tone down” his bombastic style on social media if he wins in November.
“It’s a modern, great way of communicating,” Trump said. “Now, we have to use it in moderation perhaps. And if you become president, it has to be toned down a lot. I fully understand that. I’m an intelligent person. I’ll tone it down a lot.”
Still, Trump marveled at how he’s able to control the media just by tweeting out his thoughts.
“It’s unbelievable,” Trump said. “I’ll say a little statement about somebody. I’ll say Jeb Bush is a total stiff.  And the next minute I’ll be in my apartment with my news on, they’ll have breaking news about it. I’ll say Ted CruzRafael (Ted) Edward CruzSenate moving ahead with border bill, despite Trump Senate moderates hunt for compromise on family separation bill Hollywood goes low when it takes on Trump MORE is a terrible, terrible liar, the worst I’ve ever seen. ‘We have breaking news.’ ”