Trump Marketing campaign Spokeswoman Takes a Swing at Mark Zuckerberg
Katrina Pierson, a spokeswoman for GOP entrance-runner Donald Trump’s presidential marketing campaign, stated Wednesday that she will’t take Fb CEO Mark Zuckerberg critically after the tech billionaire made a thinly-veiled reference to her candidate’s positions.
"Self-righteousness is not very proactive: We will speak about taxes, we will speak about jobs and even immigration, however that does not actually put meals on the desk and save lives," she stated. "I feel I am going to take Mark Zuckerberg significantly when he provides up all of his personal safety, strikes out of his posh neighborhood, and comes stay in a modest neighborhood close to a border city."
Talking Tuesday from Fb’s F8 developer convention, Zuckerberg spoke out towards these looking for to construct partitions — bodily and digital.
"As I go searching and I journey around the globe, I am beginning to see individuals and nations turning inward, towards this concept of a related world and a worldwide group," he stated. "I hear fearful voices calling for constructing partitions and distancing individuals they label as others. For blocking free expression, for slowing immigration, decreasing commerce, and in some instances around the globe even chopping entry to the web."
Trump has recurrently spoken about constructing a wall between the U.S. and Mexico to assist management the movement of immigrants into the nation.
Importantly, Trump is neither the one nor the primary politician to suggest such a wall: One among his two remaining GOP rivals, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, says that constructing "a wall that works" is a part of his official immigration plan.