Trump attacks Schumer at fiery rally in Michigan

President TrumpDonald John TrumpBubba Wallace to be driver of Michael Jordan, Denny Hamlin NASCAR team Graham: GOP will confirm Trump's Supreme Court nominee before the election Southwest Airlines, unions call for six-month extension of government aid MORE on Wednesday attacked Senate Minority Leader Charles SchumerChuck SchumerJacobin editor: Primarying Schumer would force him to fight Trump's SCOTUS nominee CNN's Toobin: Democrats are 'wimps' who won't 'have the guts' to add Supreme Court seats Republican senator says plans to confirm justice before election 'completely consistent with the precedent' MORE (D-N.Y.) during a campaign rally in Michigan, claiming the Democrat used to “kiss his ass” in the past when Trump was a supporter.

Trump’s remarks about Schumer came after a rant on immigration during an at times rambling speech to a crowd in Battle Creek, Mich.

“You know, Chuck SchumerChuck SchumerJacobin editor: Primarying Schumer would force him to fight Trump's SCOTUS nominee CNN's Toobin: Democrats are 'wimps' who won't 'have the guts' to add Supreme Court seats Republican senator says plans to confirm justice before election 'completely consistent with the precedent' MORE. Cryin’ Chuck. Cryin’ Chuck Schumer. I used to be a big contributor,” Trump, a former New Yorker, said. “He used to kiss my ass, Chuck Schumer. He’d do anything. He would have done anything for me.”

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“I didn’t need anything, but he would have done anything,” Trump continued.

Trump also said that Schumer should “give all that money back,” apparently referring to the president's political contributions.

Schumer was one of several Democrats that Trump eviscerated during the Wednesday rally, which came just as the House voted almost completely along party lines to impeach the president for abusing his power in his dealings with Ukraine and obstructing the congressional inquiry.

As the top Democrat in the Senate, Schumer will play a role in the impeachment trial in the upper chamber, though Republicans hold the majority and will maintain control over the parameters. Schumer has pressed Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnellAddison (Mitch) Mitchell McConnellGraham: GOP will confirm Trump's Supreme Court nominee before the election Trump puts Supreme Court fight at center of Ohio rally The Memo: Dems face balancing act on SCOTUS fight MORE (R-Ky.) to call four White House witnesses to testify in order to make it a “fair” trial, but the top Republican has rejected his push.

Trump was defiant at Wednesday’s rally, defending his conduct toward Ukraine and accusing House Democrats of an “unconstitutional and partisan” effort that would backfire at the ballot box.

Trump also lambasted Speaker Nancy PelosiNancy PelosiTrump puts Supreme Court fight at center of Ohio rally CDC causes new storm by pulling coronavirus guidance Overnight Health Care: CDC pulls revised guidance on coronavirus | Government watchdog finds supply shortages are harming US response | As virus pummels US, Europe sees its own spike MORE (D-Calif.), House Intelligence Committee Chairman Adam SchiffAdam Bennett SchiffChris Matthews ripped for complimenting Trump's 'true presidential behavior' on Ginsburg Trump casts doubt on Ginsburg statement, wonders if it was written by Schiff, Pelosi or Schumer Top Democrats call for DOJ watchdog to probe Barr over possible 2020 election influence MORE (D-Calif.) and a number of his 2020 Democratic opponents during the speech, which lasted roughly two hours. The president also took aim at Michigan Democratic Rep. Debbie Dingell and her late husband.