Top German CEO: Trump becoming 'the face of racism and exclusion'

Top German CEO: Trump becoming 'the face of racism and exclusion'
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The CEO of the German company Siemens said that under President TrumpDonald John TrumpThe Hill's Campaign Report: Democratic field begins to shrink ahead of critical stretch To ward off recession, Trump should keep his mouth and smartphone shut Trump: 'Who is our bigger enemy,' Fed chief or Chinese leader? MORE, the U.S. presidency is becoming the "face of racism and exclusion." 

"It depresses me, that the most important political office in the world is becoming the face of racism and exclusion," CEO Joe Kaeser tweeted Saturday. "I lived for years in the U.S. and experienced a level of tolerance, freedom and openness like never before."

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His tweet was in response to crowds chanting "send her back" at a Trump rally last after the president renewed an attack on Rep. Ilhan OmarIlhan OmarTrump to return to North Carolina to stump for special election candidate Former GOP Rep. Jason Lewis says he'll challenge Tina Smith in Minnesota Israel should resist Trump's efforts to politicize support MORE (D-Minn.). 

Trump had attacked Omar and fellow Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-CortezAlexandria Ocasio-CortezStudents retreating from politics as campuses become progressive playgrounds Former GOP Rep. Jason Lewis says he'll challenge Tina Smith in Minnesota Poll: Voters split on whether it's acceptable for Israel to deny Omar, Tlaib visas MORE (D-N.Y.), Rashida TlaibRashida Harbi TlaibMichigan city declines to renew contract with ICE to hold detainees Former GOP Rep. Jason Lewis says he'll challenge Tina Smith in Minnesota Israel should resist Trump's efforts to politicize support MORE (D-Mich.) and Ayanna PressleyAyanna PressleyFormer GOP Rep. Jason Lewis says he'll challenge Tina Smith in Minnesota Poll: Voters split on whether it's acceptable for Israel to deny Omar, Tlaib visas NJ college censures trustee over posts targeting 'the squad' MORE (D-Mass.) earlier in the week, stemming from his initial tweet telling the freshman congressmen to "go back" to where they came from. 

Trump doubled down on his attacks on the women while defending his Tweets against the representatives, all four of who are women of color. 

Trump has denied that his Tweets are racist and said he does not agree with the chant.