A 98-year-old World War II veteran condemned President Donald Trump and his Republican enablers in a new campaign ad.
Dan Crowley, who served as a private in the U.S. Army Air Corps and was held as a prisoner of war after the battle of Bataan, appeared in the ad produced by the progressive group Vote Vets after sources told various news outlets that Trump had slurred service members as "losers" and "suckers."
"I was a prisoner of war slave laborer for 42 months," Crowley said. "We were forced to perform unbelievably brutal manual labor. That was probably one of the worst conditions a human being can be put in. None of the fellas who I served with who are no longer with us are suckers. They are not losers. Donald Trump disrespects everyone who served in the military. What's worse -- he lies about it."
"We need to vote Donald Trump out of office," he added, "and we need to vote out any politicians if they continue to support Donald Trump."
Republicans stand in unified silence against our military and fallen heroes with every moment they don’t call out D… https://t.co/rtoUGUXIbK— VoteVets (Text VOTEVETS to 88424) (@VoteVets (Text VOTEVETS to 88424)) 1599570447.0