Trump: Sanders is 'crazy as a bed bug'

Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpFederal plan to contain Washington protests employs 7,600 personnel: report GOP Rep calls on primary opponent to condemn campaign surrogate's racist video Tennessee court rules all registered voters can obtain mail-in ballots due to COVID-19 MORE on Saturday set his sights on Democratic presidential candidate Bernie SandersBernie SandersOVERNIGHT ENERGY: Trump signs order removing environmental reviews for major projects | New Trump air rule will limit future pollution regulations, critics say | DNC climate group calls for larger federal investment on climate than Biden plan Google: Chinese and Iranian hackers targeting Biden, Trump campaigns Sanders: Police departments that violate civil rights should lose federal funding MORE, both mocking him and calling for him to stay in the presidential race.

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“Crazy Bernie, he’s crazy as a bed bug, but, you know, he doesn’t quit,” Trump said during a rally at the Treasure Island Casino in Las Vegas.

Trump insinuated that Sanders is staying in the race in hopes that presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMark Cuban says he's decided not to run for president Trump official criticizes ex-Clinton spokesman over defunding police tweet Poll: Biden leads Trump, Cunningham neck and neck with Tillis in North Carolina MORE is indicted over her use of a private email server as secretary of State.

“And I think Bernie should continue to go forward, folks,” the presumptive GOP presidential nominee said. “He should fight to the last end. Well, he’s waiting for the FBI to do what everybody thinks they’re going to do.

“I think he’s sort of saying, ‘Look, let’s hang in there, because ultimately it’s called the ‘FBI convention,’ and then we’ll be the only people and we’ll have done something like Trump did. I want to be like Trump,’ he said.

"If he gives up, we’ll say, 'Bernie, you’re a loser, you gave up.' "