‘Lock Her Up’ Chant Rings out at VFW

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump addresses an audience at the 117th National Convention of the Veterans of Foreign Wars of the United States at the Charlotte Convention Center on July 26, 2016 in Charlotte, North Carolina. One day after Democrat presidential candidate Hillary Clinton faced the same group, Trump promised …
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As Republican nominee Donald Trump spoke at the Veterans of Foreign Wars (VFW) in Charlotte, North Carolina, the audience broke out in sporadic chants of “lock her up” in reference to presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton, who spoke at the VFW on Monday.

“The other candidate in this race, crooked Hillary Clinton, […] has a much different view,” Trump told the VFW audience.  “She recently said of the VA scandal that it isn’t as wide spread as it was reported to be,” he jabbed, saying it’s as if she’s trying to sweep it under the rug.