Trump ridicules Graham for not supporting him
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Presumptive GOP presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump mocks wind power: 'When the wind doesn't blow, just turn off the television' Pentagon investigator probing whether acting chief boosted former employer Boeing Trump blasts McCain, bemoans not getting 'thank you' for funeral MORE on Friday heaped mockery on Sen. Lindsey GrahamLindsey Olin GrahamMcConnell calls McCain a 'rare patriot' and 'American hero' after Trump criticism The Hill's Morning Report - Trump, Dems put manufacturing sector in 2020 spotlight GOP steps up attack over tech bias claims MORE (R-S.C.) after Graham pledged not to vote for Trump in November.

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"I fully understand why Lindsey Graham cannot support me,” Trump said in a statement. “If I got beaten as badly as I beat him, and all the other candidates he endorsed, I would not be able to give my support either.

"Every time I see Lindsey Graham spew hate during interviews I ask why the media never questions how I single handily [sic] destroyed his hapless run for President.” 

Trump also questioned Graham’s campaign strategy and foreign policy, noting his own success in South Carolina.

“As a candidate who did not receive 1% in his own state — compared to my victory at nearly 40% with many others in the race — he has zero credibility. He was a poor representative and an embarrassment to the great people of South Carolina. Judging by the incompetent way he ran his campaign, it is easy to see why his military strategies have failed so badly — we can’t even beat ISIS!”

Graham dropped out of the race in December. Trump won a huge victory in the South Carolina primary in February.

“While I will unify the party, Lindsey Graham has shown himself to be beyond rehabilitation. And like the voters who rejected him, so will I,” Trump added.

Earlier Friday, Graham, a longtime Trump antagonist, announced that he would no be voting for either Trump or Democratic front-runner Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonTrump mocks wind power: 'When the wind doesn't blow, just turn off the television' Trump's approval rating stable at 45 percent Kellyanne Conway: 'I think my gender helps me with the president' MORE, saying that he cannot “in good conscience support Donald Trump because I do not believe he is a reliable Republican conservative nor has he displayed the judgment and temperament to serve as commander in chief.”