Sen. Cory Booker (D-N.J.), a Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonFormer Obama adviser Plouffe predicts 'historical level' of turnout by Trump supporters Poll: More Republican voters think party is more united than Democratic voters Whoopi Goldberg presses Sanders: 'Why are you still in the race?' MORE supporter, said on Sunday that while Donald TrumpDonald John TrumpTrump fires intelligence community inspector general who flagged Ukraine whistleblower complaint Trump organization has laid off over 1000 employees due to pandemic: report Trump invokes Defense Production Act to prevent export of surgical masks, gloves MORE would be a bad president for the U.S. at any point in the country's history, he would be disastrous during a time of racial tensions. 


"This is a time when we need courageous empathy, where we need undeterred love," Booker said on NBC's "Meet the Press."

"So when I hear a presidential candidate like Donald Trump gratuitously demeaning women, demeaning Muslims, demeaning Latinos, at a time when our country needs reconciliation, we need people that bind our wounds and build bridges across our chasms — to see someone so callously stoking hate and fear and inflaming divide, this is not the person to be president of the United States I believe ever, but definitely not at the time we need a healer, a reconciler," Booker said. 

He went on to say Clinton, the presumptive Democratic nominee, is in no way polarizing on issues of race and religious diversity. 

"I've watched her in black communities and white communities, even after this tragedy, put forth the spirit of America," he said.