President Trump calls Tallahassee one of USA's "worst & most corrupt cities"

President Trump calls Tallahassee one of "worst & most corrupt cities"
Posted at 12:05 PM, Oct 20, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-20 08:13:37-04

(WTXL) - In a Saturday morning tweet, President Donald Trump praised gubernatorial hopeful Ron DeSantis and bashed Tallahassee mayor Andrew Gillum, calling Tallahassee "one of the worst & most corrupt cities in the USA."

President Trump posted the message on Twitter at 10:56 a.m.:

He then tweeted that Rick Scott is "easily one of the best governors in the USA." Calling Gillum incompetent, he again praised DeSantis, saying he will build on Scott's success.

Andrew Gillum didn't waste any time responding to Trump's comments:

Trump's comments come the day before DeSantis and Gillum's first scheduled debate.