The Trump reelection campaign on Tuesday sent a letter to former attorney general Jeff Sessions warning him not to portray the president as an ally in his effort to recapture his Alabama Senate seat, the New York Times reported.
“The Trump campaign has learned that your U.S. Senate campaign is circulating mailers like the one I have enclosed, in which you misleadingly promote your connections to and ‘support’ of President Trump,” Trump-campaign chief operating officer Michael Glassner wrote. “The enclosed letter and donor form in fact mention President Trump by name 22 times. The letter even makes the delusional assertion that you are President ‘Trump’s #1 supporter.’”
The letter continues, “We only assume your campaign is doing this to confuse President Trump’s loyal supporters in Alabama into believing