Mayor of Chester - Thaddeus Kirkland

Chester, PA – Just two hours from now, Delaware County Democrats will be gathering out front of Sun Center Studios in Chester, PA, where Donald Trump is scheduled to speak before 6,000 supporters at 7:00pm tonight.

  • Chester Mayor Thaddeus Kirkland, Marty Malloy, Democratic candidate for State Senate, and Brigadier General (ret) John Douglass will be holding the press conference.
  • The conference is set to take place outside of Sun Center Studios on Concord Road & Commerce Drive at 4:00pm
  • According to a statement from the Hillary Clinton campaign, “Pennsylvanians are continuing to reject Trump’s consistent pattern of bigotry, extreme rhetoric, incitement of violence and amplification of hate groups.”

Trump has a history of racial discrimination; at the start of his career, he was sued by the Department of Justice for refusing to rent apartments to Black and Latino tenants. – Hillary Clinton Campaign

  • Yesterday, Trump’s campaign allegedly admitted that he [Trump] only said that President Barack Obama was born in the United States to “get on with the campaign” according to US News.
  • The press conference is said to include statements regarding Trump’s refusal to immediately disavow support from white supremacists, including former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke.

This is a developing story.