Trump: ‘Overrated’ George Will ‘lost his way a long time ago'

Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpMeet the lawyer Democrats call when it's recount time Avenatti denies domestic violence allegations: 'I have never struck a woman' Trump names handbag designer as ambassador to South Africa MORE is weighing in on George Will’s decision to leave the Republican Party because of the presumptive GOP presidential nominee, saying the conservative pundit “lost his way long ago.”

Trump took to Twitter early Sunday, after returning to New York from a trip to Scotland to open a golf course.


“This is not my party,” Will, a frequent Trump critic, said during a Friday speech to the Federalist Society, according to the conservative-leaning outlet PJ Media.

Will said he has switched his Maryland voter registration to "unaffiliated."

“Make sure he loses," Will said during a later interview, adding that Republicans should "grit their teeth for four years" during a Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonMeet the lawyer Democrats call when it's recount time Overnight Defense — Presented by Raytheon — Mattis defends border deployment during visit to troops | Bolton aide exits WH after clash with first lady | House blocks Yemen war resolution | Report warns of erosion in US military superiority Exit polls show more women breaking with Republicans MORE presidency and win the White House in 2020.