Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump defends Stephanopolous interview Trump defends Stephanopolous interview Buttigieg on offers of foreign intel: 'Just call the FBI' MORE said America needs the wealthy to rise again, in a Tuesday victory speech that was notable for its understated tone and attempts to unite his fractured party.
 
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"We're going to make our country rich again; we're going to make our country great again," the GOP presidential front-runner told an audience at his Palm Beach club Mar-A-Lago, shortly after being declared the overwhelming victor in Florida. 
 
"And we need the rich in order to make the great, I am sorry to tell you," the billionaire added.
 
After belittling Marco RubioMarco Antonio RubioElection security bills face GOP buzzsaw Election security bills face GOP buzzsaw The Hill's Morning Report — Uproar after Trump's defense of foreign dirt on candidates MORE for weeks as a "lightweight" and branding him as "Little Marco," on Tuesday night, Trump praised his former opponent, who dropped out after losing his home state of Florida. Trump said that Rubio ran a tough campaign and had a bright future ahead of him.
 
Trump then went on to complain about the millions in negative advertising spent against him, claiming that the ads were record-setting in their scope. There has, in fact, been a notable lack of negative ads against Trump and it has only been in recent weeks that the Republican donor class has launched a concerted campaign to take him down.
 
"Nobody has ever, ever, in the history of politics, received the kind of negative advertising that I have," Trump said.  
 
"Record record record."
 
"By the way, mostly false," he added. "I wouldn't say 100 percent, but about 90 percent. Mostly false, vicious, horrible."