In this April 1, 2014, file photo, Donald Trump, left, is joined by Carl Paladino during a gun rights rally at the Empire State Plaza in Albany, N.Y. (AP Photo/Mike Groll, File)
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A Donald Trump ally has ignited widespread outrage after wishing for U.S. President Barack Obama's death and making racially charged comments about the first lady.Carl Paladino -- a businessman who served as a co-chairman of the president-elect's New York State election campaign -- made the incendiary jabs in a year-end feature published Friday in Artvoice, a weekly newspaper in upstate New York.Paladino's remarks quickly spurred angry reaction on social media and drew the ire of elected officials.Andrew Cuomo -- current New York governor who beat Paladino in 2010 -- slammed his ex-rival's comments as "racist, ugly and reprehensible".
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