'I've known Donald Trump. It sounds like him': Trump's 'loser' remarks about military veterans are getting harder to deny as more evidence corroborates bombshell report Trump "uses the word 'loser' as often as he can," a former senior White House official told Insider. Trump's Secretary of Veterans Affairs defended the president's reported insults toward the military, saying it's just 'politics'Veterans Affairs Secretary Robert Wilkie responded to an Atlantic report that claimed Trump called American war dead "losers" in 2018. Trump launches unprecedented attack on military leadership he appointedPresident Donald Trump launched an unprecedented public attack against the leadership of the US military on Monday, accusing them of waging wars to boost the profits of defense manufacturing companies. Trump points to John Kelly aide who says he never heard ‘losers’ remarksPresident Trump is touting a top aide to former White House Chief of Staff John Kelly, who said in an interview that he never heard the commander-in-chief refer to America’s war dead as ̶… Pete Buttigieg says Trump disrespected US military since the day he let a 'sucker' serve in Vietnam in his place"He must think we're all suckers, and the amazing thing to me is how little respect he has for the intelligence of his own supporters," Buttigieg said. A Striking Reversal: Trump’s Attacks on the Military and Defense ContractorsPresident Trump’s public comments this week, perhaps fueled by anger over reports of his disrespect for those who died in America’s wars, take his attack on the military to a new level. Meghan McCain says she believes report Trump called fallen soldiers 'losers'ABC's "The View" co-host Meghan McCain on Tuesday said she believed a report from The Atlantic that President Trump referred to fallen U.S. soldiers in France as "losers." GOP lawmaker defends Fox reporter after Trump calls for her firingGOP Rep. Adam Kinzinger (Ill.) on Saturday defended Fox News reporter Jennifer Griffin after President Trump targeted the journalist on Twitter and called for her to be fired.