Why was it so hard for Trump to call it terrorism?

Listen again to this clip of our coverage from Saturday afternoon, as the news of the terrorist attack in Charlottesville was breaking:

 

The words "racist" and "terrorist attack" weren't difficult to find, even as the news itself was breaking. Why was it so hard for President Trump to find those same words? If I could do it in the moment, so could he.

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