Chris Cuomo: ​All 52 ​Senate Republicans refused to discuss Trump's Charlottesville remarks ​on ​CNN this morning

Cuomo: ​"​We ​contacted all 52 Republican GOP [​senators​]​, invited them on the show to​ get statements" on​ Trump's Charlottesville comments, but “they didn't want to do it”

From the August 17 edition of CNN's New Day:

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CHRIS CUOMO (CO-HOST): Here are the Republicans who have called out the president by name. And by name matters. And calling this what it is matters. So you see them there, [Sen.] John McCain [(R-AZ)] started it going with [Sen.] Marco Rubio [(R-FL)], Sen. [Lindsey] Graham [(R-SC)] came out yesterday about this. But the bigger number are those who are remaining silent. We contacted all 52 Republican GOP people, invited them on the show to get statements --

POPPY HARLOW (CO-HOST): Senators, all of them.

CUOMO: Yes. Nothing. They didn't want to do it.


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