After President Obama said he did not believe Republican presidential front-runner Donald TrumpDonald TrumpPelosi gives Trump an incomplete for first 100 days Poll: More say Trump will increase their taxes Warren to Trump: The Constitution applies to you, too MORE would be president, Donald Trump on Wednesday called the president’s comments a “badge of honor.”
“And, you know, it’s interesting, when they make those statements, that means that, in a way, it’s a badge of honor, because that’s the one that they’re looking at. Hillary, the same thing,” he added, referring to Democratic primary front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Rodham ClintonWant a tremendous deal on infrastructure spending? Suspend Davis-Bacon Constitutional amendment could vastly improve campaign finance The Hill's Whip List: Who to watch on GOP's new ObamaCare bill MORE.
“The last person Hillary wants to run is me. And as you see, I’m beating her in the polls, so I think we’re going to do just fine.”
Trump also responded to Obama’s remark that being a reality TV star does not qualify one to be president.
“And it’s not being a community organizer, which is what he was, that was about it,” he said.
“Let me tell you, I built a great company, one of the great companies, some of the great assets of the world, very little debt, tremendous cash flow, it’s the thinking our country needs,” he added. “We need a different thinking than guys like we have right now.”