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A giant rat balloon with features resembling Trump greeted Republicans for the president’s visit to Baltimore

The giant rat balloon, which held a cellphone and bore similarities to Trump's features, was positioned on top of a vehicle.

Trump defends controversial tweet and says it wasn’t supposed to be a ‘wise guy’ statement

"What the president's done is so outrageous," one Democratic senator said in response to Trump's tweets about Rep. Elijah Cummings.

‘Too bad!’: Trump gloats in response to reports of a burglary at the home of a Maryland congressman he attacked as a ‘brutal bully&#...

"Really bad news! The Baltimore house of Elijah Cummings was robbed. Too bad!" President Donald Trump gleefully wrote on Twitter Friday.

President Trump has repeatedly claimed he’s not a racist, despite weeks of criticism specifically aimed at lawmakers of color

President Donald Trump took to Twitter to say "I'm the least racist person in the world," following weeks of criticism against lawmakers of color.

More than half of Americans say Trump is racist, including 80% of African-Americans, a new poll found

A slim majority of Americans (51%) believe President Donald Trump is racist, according to a new Quinnipiac poll, while 45% say he is not.
House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings confers with Ranking Member Rep. Mark Meadows during a debate on the possibility of issuing a subpoena to a former White House security clearance chief on whistleblower allegations that career officials' decisions to deny security clearances to Donald Trump advisors were inappropriately reversed by Trump administration supervisors, as the committee meets on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, on April 2, 2019.

Trump ally Mark Meadows rejects the president’s claims that Elijah Cummings is racist and says he works hard for Baltimore

"No one works harder for his district than Elijah. He's passionate about the people he represents, and no, Elijah is not a racist," Rep. Meadows said.
President Donald Trump.

Trump loves to attack American cities — and politically he doesn’t need them

Trump loves to attack US cities as "failing badly" during fights with lawmakers and political rivals, and that's central to his re-election bid.

House Republicans plan to hold one of their biggest annual meetings in Baltimore, a city which Trump says is ‘dangerous’ and ‘filthy...

Trump described Baltimore as a "very dangerous & filthy place." His party will hold a major yearly meeting in the city in September.
David Simon, former Baltimore Sun reporter and creator of "The Wire," slammed President Donald Trump for attacking the city of Baltimore, Maryland.

‘The Wire’ creator David Simon blasts Trump as ‘racist moron’ over tweets attacking Baltimore

Trump has faced a slew of criticism over his tweets about Baltimore, which were also described as "racist" by House Speaker Nancy Pelosi.

Trump doubled down on his attacks against Baltimore and Cummings, claiming critics are playing the ‘race card’

Trump resumed his attacks against Rep. Cummings and Speaker Pelosi, tweeting that their Baltimore and San Francisco districts are 'failing badly.'