Trump, Clinton clash in wake of Orlando attack

Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump speaks in Manchester, New Hampshire June 13, 2016The Orlando massacre has exposed some of the sharpest contrasts yet between America’s presidential rivals, with Hillary Clinton on Monday warning against demagoguery and rival Donald Trump declaring prospective immigrants from some nations persona non grata. Instead of unifying a politically divided nation, the worst terror attack in the United States since September 11, 2001 has widened the gap between the White House contenders over how to tackle extremism and keep Americans safe. Presumptive Republican nominee Trump ratcheted up his pointed rhetoric, blasting Clinton for seeking to “allow radical Islamic terrorists to pour into our country” and suggesting the former secretary of state “has no clue” about radical Islam.

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