Kanye West asks Trump to be his running mate in 2024 presidential bid

“It was the fact that I walked in with intelligence. So Trump is really impressed with Nick Fuentes,” West said in the video titled “Mar-a-Lago debrief”. Mr Fuentes, 24, is a controversial figure well-known for attending the 2017 white supremacist Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia. The rally turned violent when an avowed neo-Nazi … Read more

Elon Musk restores Donald Trump’s Twitter account

The former president was suspended from the platform nearly two years ago, with the company citing “the risk of further incitement of violence” following the January 6 riot at the US Capitol. On that day he was accused of whipping up the mob when he tweeted to his 88 million followers that “Mike Pence didn’t … Read more

Trump allies take aim at DeSantis as battle for Republican vote begins

Even relatives appear torn. While his son-in-law Jared Kushner was among those in the crowd, his wife, Mr Trump’s eldest daughter Ivanka, was conspicuously absent. Mr Trump is said to be assembling a much smaller team than he had in 2016. His top advisers include Chris LaCivita, a long-time Republican strategist who is directing a … Read more

Senior Republicans vow to investigate Joe Biden and his family

Evidence at Mr Benton’s trial showed that he bought a $25,000 ticket to a Republican National Committee (RNC) event on behalf of Mr Vasilenko, but falsely identified himself as the donor. The ticket allowed Mr Vasilenko to be photographed with Mr Trump and entrance to a “business roundtable” with the future president. The Russian national … Read more

Ivanka Trump says she will not be involved in father’s second White House bid

Ivanka Trump had decided that she will not be involved in her father’s second White House bid. Donald Trump announced his push for the 2024 Republican nomination on October 10 at Mar a Lago resort with his family, but Ivanka was not alongside them. Ivanka Trump said in a statement: “I love my father very … Read more

Republicans blame Trump for losing Senate

There was mounting evidence over the weekend that Republican power-brokers are moving into the DeSantis camp, after he crushed his Democratic opponent last week in a state which was once considered pivotal in any White House race. John Thomas, a Republican strategist, who has been organising a fund-raising committee for Mr DeSantis, reported a surge … Read more

‘Buttoned up’ Trump set to declare another presidential run

Donald Trump will announce next week that he is taking another shot at the presidency in 2024, his longtime advisor Jason Miller said Friday. The divisive former president, who will be 78 when the next election is held, has been hinting at another presidential run while campaigning for Republican candidates ahead of this week’s midterm … Read more

The Republicans must cancel Trump to win in 2024

On Thursday evening, two days after midterm elections in which the widely expected Republican “red wave” failed to materialise, Donald Trump issued a long, intemperate statement about Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, who outperformed other Republicans on Tuesday, romping home in the Sunshine State. Referring to the DeSantis as “DeSanctimonious”, he accused him of being an … Read more

Kari Lake called out by head of Arizona vote count for ‘offensive’ election comments

Approximately 1.1 million ballots in Maricopa, the state’s largest county, had been recorded as of Friday, with 400,000 still left. Ms Hobbs is currently leading with 50.7 per cent of the vote to Ms Lake’s 49.3 per cent. In Arizona, where many voters vote early, officials have to verify and approve ballots in a process … Read more

Boost for Biden as ‘red wave’ fails to materialise

Republicans had sought to make the elections a referendum on Mr Biden, who has an approval rating of just 39 per cent. But across the country Democrat candidates fared far better than that. The president issued a tweet showing himself smiling as the results flooded in. Mr Biden said: “Just got off the phone with … Read more