President Donald Trump has responded to former Director of Communications for the Office of Public Liaison, Omarosa Manigault Newman’s many accusations made against him in new book, Unhinged: An Insider’s Account of the Trump White House. The recent Big Brother participant makes claims that the 45th president’s mental health is in decline, that he uses the n-word on a “frequent” basis and that he is undoubtedly “a racist, a bigot and a misogynist.”
During a photo opportunity with a group Bikers for Trump in New Jersey this Saturday, the commander-in-chief was asked if he felt betrayed by his former mentee. He responded, “Lowlife. She’s a lowlife,” according to footage from The Guardian.
While making her latest appearance on Meet the Press, Newman released a recording of White House chief of staff John Kelly firing her in the Situation Room. She also claims she was offered $15,000 a month in an effort to buy her silence after leaving the oval office.
Listen to the clip of Kelly firing Omarosa below.
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Born and raised in Compton, California, Jessica Bennett began her career as an intern at The Oakland Post, and later, The Source Magazine. She went on to write for respected hip hop publications such as DJ Booth and Hip Hop DX before becoming the Urban Editor of pop culture website, Wetpaint.com. She joined Ebony as the Entertainment Editor August 2017. Bennett has interviewed such names as Vanessa Williams, Spike Lee, Tyra Banks, Forest Whitaker, Magic & Cookie Johnson and several others.