Former Employee: Trump Joked About Gas Chambers

The GOP presidential nominee's son, Donald Trump Jr. said on Thursday that if the GOP acted as Hillary Clinton does, the media would be "warming up the gas chambers" (read the official NJDC statement here). Now a former Trump Organization executive alleges that Donald Trump himself has made similar references. The Forward reports:

A former senior Trump Organization executive who now backs Hillary Clinton in the presidential race alleged on Twitter today that Donald Trump “joked about gas chambers and ovens” years ago.

The tweets came amid a growing furor over comments by Trump’s son, Donald Trump Jr., who made reference on a Philadelphia radio show to the press “warming up the gas chambers” for Trump.

Trump Jr.’s Holocaust joke was widely criticized on social media, but Res tweeted that she had heard it before — from the candidate himself. 

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