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Trump has ‘no respect’ for presidency: Hefner

March 18
13:35 2016

Cooper Hefner, son of Playboy founder Hugh Hefner, has grown tired of self-proclaimed “family friend” Donald Trump .

The 24-year-old Hefner argued Thursday that Trump, the Republican presidential front-runner, has “absolutely no understanding or respect” for the presidency. Earlier this month, Hefner called on young people to try to better understand politics and Trump’s campaign.

“He sort of is rewriting the playbook for how every individual has gone about running their campaign. Most importantly, I think most of his policies are backed and supported by racist notions,” Hefner, chief creative officer at media company Hop, told CNBC’s “Closing Bell.”

The bombastic Trump has rolled to the lead in the GOP primary elections, racking up 683 delegates so far versus 422 for his nearest rival, Sen. Ted Cruz of Texas, according to NBC News. Along the way, he has proposed policies that have irked minority groups, like building a wall along the Mexican border and temporarily banning Muslims from entering the U.S. due to terror concerns.

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