Ex-pharma CEO Martin Shkreli: I didn’t endorse Trump
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Embattled former pharma CEO Martin Shkreli said he didn’t endorse presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpBiden adds to vote margin over Trump after Milwaukee County recount Krebs says allegations of foreign interference in 2020 election 'farcical'  Republicans ready to become deficit hawks again under a President Biden MORE last week. 


In a series of tweets on Monday, Shkreli said he “would never vote for Trump.” 

“If someone put a gun to my head and made me vote, I would vote Trump over Hillary,” he said. “If you think that’s an endorsement, knock yourself out.” 

Shkreli added that he will be “abstaining” from voting this year “in protest of crap candidates.”

Last week Shkreli said he supports Trump against Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonValadao unseats Cox in election rematch Trump says he'll leave White House if Biden declared winner of Electoral College Federal workers stuck it out with Trump — now, we're ready to get back to work MORE, the Democratic front-runner, and gave the Republican advice about picking a vice presidential candidate.

The former CEO of Turing Pharmaceuticals came under fire last year when he raised the cost of a life-saving drug by more than 5,000 percent and then touted the added profits on social media.