From the transcript:
VAN SUSTEREN: You're building a golf course, a resort, hotel. But why not here in the United States? Why are you going all the way to Scotland for this?
TRUMP: The United States is my place. And I love it just like you love it. But the last eight years have been really down cycle for the United States in terms of respect by the world. I mean, we're no longer respected like we were. We're no longer thought of like we were. Investment coming into the United States, they have other choices now that before they would only even think of the United States.
So it's a little bit difficult. And I went to Scotland, and Scotland, and I have other many other places outside the United States. And I still invest heavily in the United States, Greta, just so you understand, but the United States is not thought of the way it once was.
And hopefully Obama, President Obama, will do a great job and he will bring that respect back. I hope so.None of that not-my-president crap.
By the way, he opened that course and a couple of others.