Donald Trump will face Hillary Clinton in the second televised debate tonight, with his campaign in renewed crisis over “horrific” comments he made about women.
The Republican presidential candidate has faced a wave of criticism following the broadcast of a video from 2005 – but insisted he will “never withdraw” from the race for the White House.
The billionaire was recorded describing his attempt to seduce a married woman and boasting in vulgar terms of what he can do to women as a “star”.
He cancelled a planned appearance in Wisconsin on Saturday after an invitation by House Speaker Paul Ryan was withdrawn as a result of the controversy.
Mr Ryan said he was “sickened” by the tycoon’s comments,
In a video statement, Mr Trump promised to be a “better man”.
He said: “Anyone who knows me knows these words don’t reflect who I am. I said it, I was wrong and I apologise.”.. see more