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In 2015, Trump took aim at Michelle Obama not wearing a head scarf in Saudi Arabia, expressing concern that she was insulting the Saudis. In 2017, Trump visited Saudi Arabia with his wife, who was not wearing a head scarf.
During his presidential campaign, Trump frequently criticized Hillary Clinton for her careless handling classified information. After becoming president, Trump carelessly handled classified information.
Trump frequently promised to call China a currency manipulator and made it a central campaign promise. He also criticized Obama heavily for not calling China out for their currency manipulation. Once he became president, Trump declined to call China a currency manipulator.
From 2011 to 2016, Trump incessantly complained about Obama’s golfing. However, since becoming president, Trump has golfed significantly more than Obama has during a similar period of time.
Trump has stated the media should not use anonymous. According to him, anytime anonymous sources are used, they are made up. However, he has frequently used anonymous sources both in the past and present.
Before becoming President, Trump harped on Obama's vacations because of their waste of taxpayer dollars. After becoming President, Trump outpaced Obama's use of taxpayer dollars with his frequent visits to Mar a Lago.
In 2011, Trump supported military intervention in Libya. In 2016, Trump harshly criticized everyone who supported intervention in Libya, while denying he ever took such a position.
Trump has a history of questioning rivals such as Ted Cruz, Hillary Clinton, and Barrack Obama's commitment to their religion. When he himself was criticized by the Pope for not being religious, he said it was inappropriate for a leader to question someon'es religion.