Trump Meltdown Could Energize Dems Ahead Of Georgia Runoff

WILKES-BARRE, PENNSYLVANIA - SEPTEMBER 03: Former president Donald Trump speaks to supporters at a rally to support local candidates at the Mohegan Sun Arena on September 03, 2022 in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania. Trump still denies that he lost the election against President Joe Biden and has encouraged his supporters to doubt the election process. Trump has backed Senate candidate Mehmet Oz and gubernatorial hopeful Doug Mastriano. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

At a glance

  • Former President Trump’s recent attacks on rising GOP stars have raised concerns that his plans to announce a 2024 bid on Tuesday will cast a cloud over the entire party.
  • Republicans want to focus on getting Republican Herschel Walker elected in the Georgia Senate runoff, and the concern is that Trump could energize Democrats and perhaps even convince some disillusioned Republicans to stay home.


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