Pastor Mark Burns revealed the phone call in an interview with The Post and Courierhyping his Republican Party bid for the South Carolina seat being vacated Congressman Trey Gowdy (R-Spartanburg).
“Pastor! Who told you to apologize?” Trump allegedly said in the call. Pastor Burns recounted his apology had previously been requested by Trump campaign manager Kellyanne Conway.“Don’t apologize! We don’t apologize! Double down,” Trump reportedly demanded. “Tell them you meant to do it.”