Donald Trump fended off accusations of racism Monday on Fox & Friends, after the release of President Barack Obama’s birth certificate appeared to tank his poll numbers and sink his 2012 presidential ambitions.

“I am the least racist person there is,” the real estate mogul said, pointing out that a black man won The Apprentice six years ago. “I think most people who know me would tell you that. I am the least racist, I’ve had great relationships.”

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