Former President of the United States Donald Trump Announced this tuesday of fl intent to compete in 2024 elections to return to White House and return, he said, Glory For a country in decline and Conquered by millions of people from other places.”.
After hinting at his intentions for months and amid high expectations for “Important announcementThe former Republican president confirmed he would have done so on Tuesday Lake seaAnd his palace and private club in Palm Beach (Southeast Florida) with his wife Melania And a large group of guests.
The announcement comes just one week after Disappointing result Republicans in Midterm electionsand his party will be forced to decide whether to adopt a candidate whose refusal to accept defeat in 2020 led to American democracy On the edge of the abyss.
“Tonight I am announcing my candidacy for President of the United States,” Trump told an audience of several hundred supporters and journalists gathered in a chandelier ballroom at his club. Lake seaWhere he was surrounded by more than 30 American flags And the signs that read:Let’s make America great again! “
Trump enters presidential race in a moment Political weakness. He planned to launch his campaign after the midterm elections, which he hoped would be full of victories for the candidates he had personally championed during the midterms. primaries from this year. Instead, many of these candidates lost, allowing the Democrats to win. Control of the Senate And left the Republican Party On the way to a slim majority in Parliament.
Far from being the undisputed leader of the party, Trump is now facing criticism from some of his allies, who say it is time for Republicans to look to the future, with him being the governor of Florida, Ron DeSantisone of his party’s favorite competitors White House.
This will be yours Third campaign for the presidential nomination, because he was a candidate in the election of the year 2000for the Reform Party, and as a Republican in those 2016in which he was the winner, and in 2020, in which he lost to Joseph Biden.
Like his candidacy, his time was on White House Also featured by controversy And the style of practicing politics found imitators among far right from all over the world.
Specifically one of the first actions he took once he settled in oval desk He fulfills one of his promises and Entry ban for citizens of seven Muslim-majority countries Until he found out what “intentions” they had and soon after he was fired FBI Director James Comey.
This sudden stop saw the Special Prosecutor, Robert Mueller, In a later report as possible impede the investigation On charges of alleged collusion between the Trump campaign in 2016 and Russia to harm his former Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton.
his years on top White House They will also be remembered for relativizing Epidemic dangers And managed to appoint three conservative judges in Supreme courtTipping the balance in favor of the Republicans and determining what American policies will be for decades to come.
But if Trump has gone down in history for anything, it’s for being The third president of the United States In the face of a Isolation And the first to deal with two. One to pressure Ukrainian authorities into investigating one of Biden’s sons, Hunter, for harming him in the middle of the campaign, and the other for the role he would have played in storming the Capitol When he asked his supporters to go there to stop the vote count.
(With information from the Associated Press)