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President Barack Obama speaks at the Treasury Department in Washington, Tuesday, June 14, 2016, following a meeting with his National Security Council to get updates on the investigation into the attack in Orlando, Florida and review efforts to degrade and destroy ISIL. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)

President Obama says Trump is 'unfit to serve as president'


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President Obama did not hold back.

In a press conference Tuesday, he departed from his usual careful, measured diplomatic-ese: "The Republican nominee is unfit to serve as president."

I said it last week, and he keeps on proving it.
Barack Obama on Donald Trump

The remark came after Trump's highly controversial comments critical of the family of Capt. Humayun Khan, who was killed in Iraq in 2004.

The president also called on Republican leaders to join him in denouncing Trump, saying their condemnations of the Khan comments "ring hollow" if they continue to endorse him.

Here's the Trump campaign response.

Do Obama's comments change your thoughts on Trump at all?

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