He saved his vitriol too much for Minority Leader Senator Mitch McConnell, calling him a “dumb son of a bitch” and a “stone cold loser”. A “real leader,” he said, would never accept the results of that election.
Late in his remarks, Mr. Trump praised the crowd attending his rally on January 6, noting how big it was, the attendee said. Mr Trump said he was “not talking about people going to the Capitol”, although hundreds of rally attendees left the Ellipse rally to go to the Capitol.
Among other things, Mr. Trump is considering re-running in 2024. Although some of his colleagues believe he will follow through, his presence could have a chilling effect on other potential candidates.
“The party is still moving around a lot,” Trump said, adding Mr. Trump, president of the Manhattan Republican Party and a donor who was involved in the retreat. “He was the one who revived the party when we weren’t winning. “
It is also the unavoidable fact that Mr. Trump has quickly built a political war chest that rivals that of the RNC that is Mr. Trump’s adviser. He said he currently had about $ 85 million, while the RNC had about 84 Were million dollars.
“Send your donation to save America PAC,” Mr. Trump urged supporters last month, not just a derivative brief for “Republic in Name.” Appeared passionate as Mr. Trump Punish the republicans who crossed it, Especially those who supported his second impeachment regarding the withdrawal of the House and Senate in 2022.
For party office bearers, the goal is maintaining the energy that has led Mr. Trump to success inside the Republican tent, while not letting the former president completely dominate him. Rona McDaniel, the RNC president whom Trump supported for a second term, has vowed to remain neutral, presumably in 2024 should Mr. Trump walk again.