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Donald Trump has lost moral authority to govern, Rick Kriseman says

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By directly criticizing Donald Trump’s statements regarding Confederate symbols and monuments, Rick Kriseman is able to indirectly criticize Rick Baker for not calling out the president. “By defending symbols of hate and hate groups and referring to white supremacists as “fine people,” Donald Trump has moved the presidency into uncharted territory and has lost the moral authority to govern our nation,” the St. Petersburg mayor declared on Thursday. Kriseman is locked in an intense campaign versus Baker, who has led in the polls throughout…

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