Obama to consider 'proportional' response to Russia hacking

  • Obama to consider 'proportional' response to Russia hacking

Obama to consider 'proportional' response to Russia hacking

It was the first time the White House had weighed in the controversy surrounding Trump's 2005 recorded lewd and sexually aggressive comments about women.

"I don't believe every Republican elected official believes what Donald Trump does", he said.

Speaking to reporters aboard Air Force One, Mr Earnest added that President Barack Obama considered the remarks describing Mr Trump groping and kissing women are "repugnant". In the video, Trump said he is attracted to beautiful women and said he starts kissing them, and more, when he sees them.

Obama indirectly addressed the Trump video at a campaign rally in Chicago for Rep. Tammy Duckworth (D-Ill.), who's running for a Senate seat.

During the second presidential debate on Sunday, Clinton accused Putin and Moscow of attempting to influence the upcoming election through cyberattacks.

The campaign of U.S. Rep. Todd Young, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate, says he is still supporting Trump despite "deep reservations". "It tells you that he doesn't care much about the basic values that we try to impart to our kids".

Mr Ryan launched a veritable war between Mr Trump and the Republican Party during a Monday conference call with GOP Congressmembers.

"I know you heard from the Vice President about that over the weekend and that is an observation that we have heard from a wide variety of sources".

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Republican vice presidential nominee Mike Pence's pick to take his place as IN governor isn't guaranteeing he'll vote for Donald Trump.

"For more than seven years, Republicans in Washington have prioritised opposition to President Obama above all else, above even advancing a conservative agenda that they claim to support", he said.

Obama is going to visually ramp up his campaign activity in the month left before Election Day, Earnest said.