Trump: Bloomberg ‘Couldn’t Get Elected Dog Catcher in New York’

Sunday on ABC’s “This Week,”  while committing on former New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s Democratic convention speech attacking him, Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump declared, “Michael Bloomberg couldn’t get elected as a dog catcher in New York.” Partial transcript as follows: STEPHANOPOULOS: Mike Bloomberg very tough on you a the Democratic convention. (BEGIN VIDEO CLIP) BLOOMBERG: Trump says he wants to run the nation like he’s running his business? God help us. (END VIDEO CLIP) STEPHANOPOULOS; Called you a con man, reckless. Even seemed… TRUMP: He doesn’t know me well.Michael Bloomberg, when he had a problem in Ferry Point, which is a massive job where his administration was a mess, they couldn’t get it built. They called me. I took it over. I got it done in a year. Michael Bloomberg couldn’t get elected as a dogcatcher in New York. STEPHANOPOULOS: In the past you said he was a great mayor. TRUMP: Sure, he was good. But his last term was terrible. He did a terrible thing his last term. And frankly a lot of people didn’t like him. He spent a fortune to get elected. Shouldn’t have gone to a third term. The snow removal was a disaster. He had