Ari Fleischer, former White House press secretary under George W. Bush and an advisor to the NFL, said on Twitter, "Politically ... it's a winner for Trump."
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But Ari Fleischer, who served as press secretary to former President George W. Bush, said there was something missing from Trump's remarks in Corpus Christi: "empathy for the people who suffer."
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