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“I’m now considering a Republican blood bath in the Senate, so I’ve never been on a Trump train,” Sasse said, according to the Times. “That’s why I didn’t agree to be on his re-election commission, so I’m not campaigning for him.”
He said Trump’s defeat in November “seems likely” and warned that “we are staring at the barrel of the blue tsunami,” according to the Times.
For nine minutes during Wednesday’s conversation, Sasse shook Trump’s foreign policy, saying the president had refused allies and ignored human rights.
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Sasse, scheduled for re-election on Nov. 3, reportedly said he had tried in the past to establish a “working relationship” with the Trump administration. He said he supported Trump’s adoption of traditionally conservative policies and the nomination of conservative judges, but was disappointed with Trump’s “scarce” values, according to the Times.
“I do not apologize at all for fighting for my values against his in places where I think his are insufficient, not only for a Republican but also for an American,” Sasse said in the audio, the Times reported.
He also blamed Trump for young people who are potentially pro-Democratic candidates in future elections.
“[Young people could] they are becoming permanent democrats because they have just been repulsed by the intrusive nature of our policies, ”he said, according to both reports. He added that women may decide that “they must turn away from this party forever.”