Former President Donald Trump will hold a “Save America” rally in Wilmington, NC at 7 p.m. EST. He will appear next to Lt. gov. Mark Robinson (R), Rep. Ted Budd (R), Republican nominee for the United States Senate and House nominee Bo Hines.
Budd, in his bid to claim the seat vacated by Senator Richard Burr (R), has eagerly accepted the former president’s embrace.
“Trump has won North Carolina twice, and a personal rally is helpful,” said Jonathan Felts, a Budd adviser, according to UKTN 11.
Likewise, Bo Hines, the Trump-approved Republican nominee to represent North Carolina’s 13th congressional district, has signaled his close alignment with the former president and his agenda, calling Trump “the greatest president in the history of the United States.” to call.
It was truly an honor for NC-13 to host the greatest president in United States history. I am proud to be President Trump’s sponsored candidate in this race. We’re going to take this country back with America First Patriots! #ncpol pic.twitter.com/GStvPFDOZ9
— Bo Hines (@BoHines) Apr 10, 2022
Mark Robinson, who has expressed an interest in running for governor of North Carolina in 2024, has also been a staunch supporter of the former president, having previously appeared with him at rallies.
Tonight’s meeting will be the first event Trump has held since New York Attorney General Letitia James announced on Wednesday that she will file a civil suit against the former president and his three eldest children for alleged misrepresentation of value. of certain assets owned by the Trump Organization. .
The former president denied any wrongdoing, arguing that the lawsuit is simply the latest in a long series of witch hunts, saying: “She campaigned for it. Four years ago there was a brutal campaign and she was just talking about Trump and we’re going charge him, we’re going to get him. She didn’t know about me. I’ve never heard of her.”
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