LAS VEGAS — One of the oddest moments of Wednesday night’s third and final presidential debate came during a relatively dry, policy-heavy answer by Hillary Clinton about Social Security and Medicare entitlements.
“I am on record as saying we need to put more money into the Social Security trust fund, that is part of my commitment to raise taxes on the wealthy. My Social Security payroll contribution will go up, as will Donald’s, assuming he can’t figure out how to get out of it, but what we want to do is replenish the Social Sec —”
In the middle of her sentence, Trump leaned into the microphone and said, “such a nasty woman.”
Clinton didn’t even pause. “— urity trust fund by making sure that we have sufficient resources,” she continued.