"And we're doing a lot of things people don't even know about".
Trump's tweet was deleted about 10 minutes after it was posted.
The rally comes hours after Trump denounced arguably Ohio's favorite native son, basketball superstar LeBron James, who just opened a school for underprivileged children in Akron. First lady Melania Trump, in a statement, distanced herself from the broadside, which resembled a racial dog whistle, and praised James' efforts.
The president also blasted Democrats claiming they're pro-crime specifically calling out California Democrat Maxine Waters.
Flanked by signs that read "Promises Made" and "Promises Kept", Trump dished up plenty of red meat to the sweaty crowd. He said journalists are "terrible people". He went on a screed against illegal immigration and exaggerated the threat of violent gangs like MS-13.
"I asked him, I said, 'Troy, why- Did you invite Trump in here?" Meaning you became president.
Here in CT, of course, that latter term is said in revulsion by GOP leadership to describe funds that are used to attract industry to this state in competition against primarily Republican-ruled states that also dangle financial incentives before companies to induce them to locate there. With Sanford, he mocked the time Sanford vanished to hike "the Tallahassee Trail", which was likely meant to be "the Appalachian Trail".
"Jim Jordan, how great is he?"
Kasich, who ran against Trump for the 2016 Republican nomination and is a prominent critic of the president, also commented on Trump's holding a rally in OH on Friday for Balderson. Troy Balderson (R-Zanesville) who is running for the 12th district seat in Congress against Democrat Danny O'Connor, or he's having trouble remembering which politicians he's flying around the country to support at their rallies. "His opponent is a puppet of Nancy Pelosi/high taxes". He also touted his tariff policies and some approval numbers.