“We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry, and violence on many sides — on many sides,” Trump said.
“It’s been going on for a long time in our country. Not Donald Trump. Not Barack Obama. It’s been going on for a long, long time. It has no place in America,” he said.
Trump did not mention the car crash or resulting death.
“No matter our color, creed, religion, or political party, we are all Americans first,” he said. “We love our country. We love our God. We love our flag. We are proud of our country. We’re proud of who we are.
“So we want to get the situation straightened out in Charlottesville and we want to study it and we want to see what we’re doing wrong as a country, where things like this can happen,” he said.