Charles Barkley: I'm 'angry and disgusted' with Trump's White House
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Former NBA star Charles Barkley said in a new interview that he is "angry and disgusted" with President TrumpDonald John TrumpWhere do we go from here? Conservation can show the way Gov. Ron DeSantis more popular in Florida than Trump Sotomayor accuses Supreme Court of bias in favor of Trump administration MORE's administration, citing Trump's Twitter habits and regular firing of administration employees as the biggest problems.

In an interview with CNN's "The Axe Files" on Saturday, Barkley told former Obama aide David Axelrod that he believes the Trump administration has been defined by chaos that pushes real issues to the side.

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"I've never been more angry and disgusted at this situation than I am now. This turmoil every single day — the tweeting, the hiring and firing," Barkley told Axelrod.

"We have spent the last year talking about Russia every single day. Now we got Stormy [Daniels], now we got another girl, and I'm sitting here saying, 'When are we actually going to help the people?' " he said.

Barkley went on to accuse the president of doing an "awful" job of appearing to care about Americans from different demographics.

"Do we have some bad Hispanics? Of course, we do. Do we have some bad Muslims? Of course, we do. But I believe the majority of the Muslim people in this country are amazing, hard-working people. The President has done an awful job of trying to be inclusive," Barkley said.

"I think he reached a demographic who just won't look in a mirror and say 'my life sucks because of me,' " he added.

Barkley publicly took a stand against the Trump administration last year when he urged voters in his home state of Alabama to vote against Roy MooreRoy Stewart MooreTrump looms as flashpoint in Alabama Senate battle Alabama Senate contender hits Sessions in new ad: 'Hillary still ain't in jail' The Hill's Campaign Report: Rising Klobuchar, Buttigieg face test in diverse states MORE (R), a controversial GOP Senate candidate supported by the president.

“When people in your own party say they won’t vote for you or support you, that’s a dead giveaway. It’s amazing,” Barkley said last year. “I am begging and urging everybody to get out, call all your friends. We’ve got to, at some point, we’ve got stop looking like idiots to the nation.”