Kobach defends Trump’s ‘go back’ statements


U.S. Senate candidate Kris Kobach on Tuesday balked during a national television appearance when asked whether he would oppose Donald Trump if the president admitted he was a racist.

Appearing on CNN in a sometimes-testy exchange with host Chris Cuomo, Kobach paused briefly when asked if he would support Trump if the president admitted that his "go back" comments directed toward four congresswomen of color were driven by racism.

Cuomo asked Kobach directly: "What would you do if the president said, 'I am a racist. That’s . . .


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