Donald Trumps’ press conference on 8.15.2017 caused controversy when blame for the violence in Charlottesville over the weekend was placed on both sides. President Trump delivered a statement on infrastructure policy. Afterward, he answered questions from reporters on the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, the previous weekend. At 7:15 of the video, Trump is  asked why he waited two days to condemn specifically white supremacist groups and Nazis, he responded “before I make a statement, I like to know the facts.” He also criticized so-called alt-left groups and said there was “blame on both sides”