US Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has said she regretted saying “half” of Republican rival Donald Trump’s supporters belonged in a “basket of deplorables”.
Clinton, however, argued on Saturday that the word “deplorable” was reasonable to describe much of Trump’s campaign. “Last night I was ‘grossly generalistic’, and that’s never a good idea. I regret saying ‘half’ – that was wrong,” Clinton said in a statement, less than 24 hours after she made the comments at a fundraiser in New York.
But “Trump […]