Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpBudowsky: Trump’s war against truth GOP chairman calls for tighter sanctions on Russia Gorsuch hearings: A referendum on Originalism and corporate power MORE is going after Glenn Beck for throwing his support behind GOP primary rival Ted CruzTed CruzBudowsky: Trump’s war against truth Five takeaways from Labor pick’s confirmation hearing Republicans should seize the moment and repeal ObamaCare now MORE, calling the conservative activist a “wacko” and a “lost soul.”
“Wacko [Glenn Beck] is a sad answer to the [Sarah Palin] endorsement that Cruz so desperately wanted,” Trump said in a tweet on Thursday. “Glenn is a failing, crying, lost soul!”
Beck announced on Tuesday that he would campaign with Cruz on Saturday in Iowa.
A longtime opponent of Trump, the Tea Party icon said he was disappointed in Palin’s decision to endorse the billionaire businessman.
“I couldn’t disagree with her more but she has played the game now for years,” Beck wrote in a Facebook post on Tuesday. “Perhaps she knows more than those of us still on the outside.”