May 31, 2024

U.S. Presidential candidate Robert F. Kennedy Jr. reacts to the recent news that former President Trump was found guilty of all 34 charges in the "hush money" trial.

Video transcript

First of all, I'd say this was probably the weakest case of the case that, that people have brought against him. Um, and I think it will, my belief is that it will end up helping President Trump among a America, a large part of American public who believes that the, that the judicial system and the enforcement system have been weaponized against politically and that's bad for our country. And I think it's a mistake for the Democratic Party. I think the Democratic Party believes that it has a candidate that can't be President Trump and that they need to do it in the court. Um, and that, uh, and I, I think that's bad for our country. I think it's bad for democracy and I think it's politically gonna backfire on him.

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