Does the federal police search have to do with the many boxes that Donald Trump took with him when he left the White House in January 2021? Is it related to the investigation into his responsibility in the assault on the Capitol? Does it rather relate to suspicions of financial fraud whose Trump Organization is the subject in New York?
Contacted byAFPthe FBI declined to comment.
Donald Trump, who claims his innocence in each of these cases and claims to be the subject of a witch hunt, strongly denounced by press release the search by the federal police, which he did not attend.
Our nation is living through dark dayshe lambasted, assuring that
this unannounced search of my home was neither necessary nor appropriate.
No one is above the law […]not even a former presidentretorted on Tuesday on NBC the Democratic speaker of the House of Representatives, Nancy Pelosi – who, like most of the other tenors of her camp, has been calling for years for the ex-real estate mogul to be held accountable.
This judicial escalation seems to have at the same time cemented the hold of Donald Trump on the Republican Party, which has united around the former businessman – to the point of erecting him as a martyr.
As soon as the search was announced, a group of supporters of Donald Trump went to the luxurious residence of the former businessman to shout their anger.
Several of them were waving flags
Biden is not my presidentyet another reminder that more than a year and a half after Donald Trump’s defeat in the election, tens of millions of Americans remain firmly convinced that the 2020 presidential election was his
On social networks, some Trumpists purely and simply called Tuesday at the
divorcein this country with divisions so gaping that they may seem irreconcilable.
This is the kind of thing that happens in countries in civil warscolded Marjorie Taylor Greene, elected from Georgia known for her excesses, even calling for the dismantling of the FBI.
The political persecution MUST STOP!!!
intolerable instrumentalization for political purposes of the Justice Department, the leader of the conservatives in the House of Representatives, Kevin McCarthy, has promised an investigation into its operation when the Republicans return to power.
His camp could regain control of Congress in the November legislative elections, which promise to be perilous for Joe Biden’s camp.
On the Conservatives’ favorite channel, FoxNewsthe banners were also very critical of the search:
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For his part, the ex-right arm of Donald Trump, Mike Pence, denounced Tuesday the search by the FBIfrom the home of the former American president, to whom he could be opposed in 2024 to seek the Republican presidential nomination.
” I share the deep concern of millions of Americans following the unprecedented search of President Trump’s private residence. »
Mike Pence, whose reaction was later, assured that
the acts of yesterday sap[aient] public confidence in our justice system.
The pair have distanced themselves since Mr Pence refused to oppose certification of Joe Biden’s victory in the 2020 election, despite pleas from Donald Trump, who claims the ballot was handed to him
Both are now tipped to run for president in 2024.
Donald Trump, who already has a war chest of more than 100 million dollars, an unprecedented amount for a former president, and could at any time declare himself a candidate for a new term, jumped at the chance to launch an appeal to the generosity of his supporters.
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