Gary Johnson: GOP officials pledge support after Trump gaffe

by Matt Howerton, KOAT Albuquerque  gj

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. —Libertarian presidential candidate Gary Johnson says he’s receiving support from GOP officials after a video was released of Donald Trump making lewd comments about women in 2005.

In the video, which was released by The Washington Post, Trump can be heard saying vulgar terms about kissing and touching women.

On Saturday before a rally at the University of New Mexico, Johnson called Trump’s comments “not presidential” and “over the top.”

“I would have never said something like that in my entire lifetime, and his apology was not an apology at all,” Johnson said.

Trump has since apologized saying that the incident doesn’t reflect who he is today, and that the conversation was “locker room talk.”

Johnson said that’s no excuse…

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