Trump speechwriter releases statement on Melania Trump’s RNC speech controversy

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CLEVELAND – An in-house staff writer for the Trump organization has released a statement on Melania Trump’s Monday night speech at the Republican National Convention. 

After the speech, it was noted that  a couple of passages repeated word-for-word parts of Michelle Obama’s speech to the Democratic National Convention eight years ago.

Meredith McIver had this to say in a letter released Wednesday afternoon:

melania writer statement

Trump’s campaign chairman insisted that the issue had been “totally blown out of proportion.” They also said on Tuesday that no one would be fired  or disciplined for the writing.

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