Marjorie Taylor Greene urges Trump supporters to give Paul Pelosi a boost
Donald Trump spoke at a ‘Save America’ rally in Sioux City, Iowa, on Thursday night to support Republican candidates in that state ahead of next week’s midterm elections.
“This Tuesday you must vote Republican in a giant red wave,” he told the crowd, promising to end Nancy Pelosi’s career once and for all.
Among those who warmed up the crowd before the former president spoke was Iowa Senator Chuck Grassley, and before him, Georgia Rep Marjorie Taylor Greene who prompted the crowd to give Paul Pelosi a boost saying he should have to arm and shoot the man who attacked him, intending to attack. his wife Mr Pelosi was released from hospital earlier on Thursday.
Meanwhile, much to the former president’s dismay, the judge handling New York Attorney General Letitia James’ fraud lawsuit against the Trump Organization and the Trump family has ruled that an independent monitor will oversee the company , limiting his ability to conduct business.
Additionally, CNN reports that as a 2024 Trump run looks likely, Justice Department officials have discussed the possible need for a special counsel for the January 6 and Mar-a-Lago documents investigations. A flurry of activity is expected after the mid term.
Could Kash Patel’s immunity deal have ‘serious legal jeopardy’ for Trump?
The immunity deal given to Donald Trump aide Kash Patel could plunge the former president into legal jeopardy, experts say.
Mr. Patel already appeared before the grand jury in October when he invoked his Fifth Amendment right against self-incrimination.
Reports of Sravasti Dasgupta.
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 06:30
What could stop Trump from running in 2024?
But while losing to Joe Biden in November 2020 may have fueled the one-term president’s pride and fueled 18 months of lies about rigged ballot boxes, it now seems almost certain that Mr Trump will run again on for the White House in 2024.
What, if anything, could thwart his plans?
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 05:00
Trump 2024 campaign prepares for post-midterm launch
As he played to a crowd of supporters in Robstown, Texas, former President Donald Trump made some fun as he talked about his first two runs for the White House – and teased a third.
“To make our country successful, safe and glorious again, I guess I’ll have to do it again,” he said last month.
That careful placement of “probably” may soon be gone from Trump’s stump speech. The former president’s aides are making quiet preparations for a 2024 presidential campaign that could be launched soon after next week’s midterm elections as Trump seeks to capitalize on expected Republican gains to propel himself toward becoming the front-runner on for his party’s nomination.
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 03:30
ICYMI: Emails show Trump lawyers think Justice Thomas key to overturning 2020 election outcome
Justice Clarence Thomas was, from the beginning, a member of the nine-justice bench of the Supreme Court that the Trump campaign identified as an ally, according to new documents.
A court release of emails between two members of Donald Trump’s 2020 campaign legal team shows how the leadership of the effort to delay the certification of election results in Georgia and other states thought Mr Thomas stood apart from his colleagues and the he would keep an open mind to the baseless and evidence-less claims of the fraud campaign.
It’s a revelation that might be less shocking than it would have been had his wife, Ginni Thomas, not found herself at the center of the committee’s investigation on January 6 into persons who helped Donald Trump try to pressure state legislatures across the country to subvert the election. results.
John Bowden has the full story.
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 02:45
Trump is kicking off a midterm rally blitz in Iowa with a growing list of familiar complaints
Donald Trump took the stage in Sioux City, Iowa, around 8.30pm ET on Thursday and almost immediately began to vilify the country he led two years ago, calling the Hawkeye State “under siege” by a rogue gallery of villains familiar including Speaker of the House Nancy. Pelosi, Senator Chuck Schumer, and President Joe Biden.
He mixed canned lines about inflation and the cost of Americans’ thanksgiving dinners with racist attacks on the New York State Attorney General who is currently suing him, his family, and his eponymous real estate company to recover millions of dollars his office claiming she was defrauded from New York financial institutions.
Read Andrew Feinberg’s full report:
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 02:15
Trump concludes his remarks.
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 01:56
Trump again claims that Russia’s war on Ukraine would not have happened if he were president
Donald Trump again claims that Russia’s war on Ukraine would not have happened if he was still president as it had not happened during his one term in office.
He went on to say that China would move in on Taiwan next.
The former president discussed this topic while the eerie music he closes his speeches with plays in the background and he jumps from topic to topic.
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 01:50
Trump calls for same-day voting on paper ballots
Donald Trump has once again repeated his false claims of massive voter fraud in the 2020 election. He repeated his call for same-day voting only and only on paper ballots for all but the truly sick.
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 01:40
Trump teases 2024 run (again)
“I’ll probably do it again, okay, okay,” the former president teased about a run in 2024 “Be ready!”
For context: Iowa is the first caucus state, so crucial in any presidential run.
More from the Associated Press on preparations for a possible third run for the White House:
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 01:20
‘Some of us have horrible children’
Oliver O’Connell4 November 2022 01:15