(THE HILL) — A former top aide to one of Donald Trump's closest political allies has come out in support of the Republican presidential nominee's political foe Hillary Clinton.
Maria Comella, a longtime aide of New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie, told CNN on Tuesday that she plans to vote for Clinton over Trump.
"Donald Trump has been a demagogue this whole time, preying on people's anxieties with loose information and salacious rhetoric, drumming up fear and hatred of the 'other,'" Comella said told CNN's Jamie Gangel.
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