Donald Trump: ‘First Time I Have Caused Controversy by NOT Saying Something’

Republican presidential candidate, businessman Donald Trump reacts during the CNN Republican presidential debate at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library and Museum on Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2015, in Simi Valley, Calif. (AP Photo/Mark J. Terrill)
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Washington, DC

GOP frontrunner Donald Trump took to Twitter Saturday afternoon–before flying to Iowa to speak at the Iowa Faith and Freedom Coalition Forum later in the day–to take on the media backlash that has occurred because he did not correct one of his supporters, who claimed President Obama was a Muslim.

Trump posted a series of tweets on Twitter addressing the backlash:

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