His longtime adviser Jason Miller said Friday that Donald Trump will announce next Tuesday that he will run for president of the United States again in 2024.
The former president, who will turn 78 when the next election is held, hinted at another presidential bid while campaigning for Republican candidates in the midterm elections. In one of his speeches, he stated that he would make an “important announcement”.
“President Trump will announce on Tuesday that he is running for president,” Miller told former Trump aide Steve Bannon on the popular podcast. war room🇧🇷 “It will be a very professional and discreet advertisement,” he added.
The big announcement came after several Trump-backed candidates in the midterm legislative elections achieved a disappointing result on the ballot.
The long-awaited Republican “red wave” did not materialize, and the party won much less than expected.
Trump’s early entry into the race was designed to defend the billionaire from criminal charges over the unauthorized removal of top-secret documents from within the White House and also because his efforts to overturn the 2020 election led to an attack from his supporters. The Capitol Building in January 2021.
Another goal is to undermine his potential main challenger for the Republican presidential nomination, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, who emerged as one of the biggest winners in the legislative elections after being re-elected with 60% of the vote.
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