Politics Donald Trump Strongly Hints at 2024 Run as Multiple Polls Show Him Beating Biden
Trump's ex-communications director says she thinks Mike Pence will run against him in 2024, and Ron DeSantis and Mike Pompeo might too
Trump has been hinting that he would run for the White House again in 2024. Alyssa Farah told CNN "folks are teeing up to run" against him."I think he will [run]," Alyssa Farah, who previously served as the Trump White House's director of strategic communications and Pence's press secretary, told CNN on Saturday.
Former Presidentagain strongly suggested that he plans to launch another campaign for the White House in 2024 as multiple recent polls show him beating President .
Biden has seenin recent months after he took office in January with an approval rating above 50 percent. As multiple crises have plagued the Biden administration over the past year, latest polls have suggested that Trump would beat the current president if another presidential election were held today.
Democrats Face Leadership Vacuum If Neither Joe Biden or Kamala Harris Run in 2024
President Biden has said he expects to run for another term—but he will be 81 years old during the next election, making him one of the oldest candidates ever.Former President Ronald Reagan was 77 years old at the end of his term in 1989, making Biden the oldest president ever. His age has led to speculation that he may choose not to run for a second term in 2024, despite the fact he's said he expects to run again.
During a Friday evening interview withhost , Trump was asked about his future political plans after he spent a few minutes attacking Biden's policies.
"Mr. President, are you the one to save the country after Biden?" Ingraham asked.
"Well, let me just put it this way," Trump responded. "I love our country and I think a lot of people are going to be very happy," he said.
After the interview, Trump's official spokesperson Liz Harrington posted the remark toas well.
On future plans, President Trump says, "I love our Country and I think a lot of people are going to be very happy."— Liz Harrington (@realLizUSA) November 20, 2021
"On future plans, President Trump says, 'I love our Country and I think a lot of people are going to be very happy.'" Harrington wrote.
Donald Trump Wallops Joe Biden, Kamala Harris in New 2024 Polls
Earlier this week, a Quinnipiac poll found 53 percent of Americans said they disapprove of Biden's presidency.In a new poll conducted by Redfield & Wilton Strategies, 44 percent of respondents said they'd vote for Trump, if he is a candidate in the 2024 presidential election, while 39 percent said they'd vote for Biden. According to the poll, 7 percent said they'd vote for a third-party candidate and 7 percent said they didn't know who they'd vote for.
Dat the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) in February, Trump teased the possibility of challenging Biden in 2024.
"Actually you know they just lost the White House [in 2020], I may even decide to beat them for a third time," the former president said, promoting false claims that the 2020 election was "rigged" in Biden's favor. He has since made multiple similar statements over the past year.
Several high profile Trump allies—including former White House strategistand former adviser Jason Miller—have repeatedly said they believe Trump will run again in 2024.
"I think ultimately in 2024 President Trump does run again. At least that is my hope,"in early October.
In September,to Newsweek that Trump is open to running again in the next presidential election. "President Trump cares deeply about the country and is keeping all of his options open," she said in an email.
Biden's political standing fuels Democratic worry about 2024
COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — It was supposed to be a moment of triumph for Joe Biden. The Democratic president had just signed into law the most significant infrastructure package in generations. And he had done it by bringing Democrats and Republicans together, just as he promised during last year's campaign. But when Biden arrived in New Hampshire last week to promote the $1 trillion package at the foot of a crumbling bridge, not all of his VIP guests were in the mood to celebrate. © Provided by Associated Press FILE - President Joe Biden speaks before signing the $1.
Duringto in Boston, Bannon predicted Trump would be back in charge after the 2024 election.
"He'll come back to us. We'll have a sweeping victory in 2022, and he'll lead us in 2024,"said the close ally of the former president said, per The Boston Herald.
Meanwhile, several recent polls have indicated Trump narrowly or even significantly favored by voters compared to Biden.released Thursday by Redfield & Wilton Strategies showed that 44 percent of Americans would vote for Trump while just 39 percent would support Biden—a lead of 5 percentage points in favor of the former president.
Notably, the poll also showed Trump pulling ahead. When the same survey was conducted back in September, just 42 percent of respondents backed Trump—tied with the 42 percent behind Biden.
Another pollby Emerson College showed Trump narrowly ahead of Biden. Trump was supported by 45 percent of registered voters while Biden was backed by just 43 percent—a lead of 2 percent for the former president.
Polls Show Joe Biden Faces Tough Fight as He Intends to Run Again in 2024
A recent Redfield & Wilton Strategies poll showed just 39 percent of Americans would vote for Biden in the next election.White House Press Secretary Jen Psaki addressed the issue of Biden running again during remarks delivered on board Air Force One on Monday amid ongoing speculation about his plans, particularly in terms of his age.
A recent survey conducted by USA Today and Suffolk University showed that more Americans oppose Biden seeking another White House term than are against Trump running again in 2024. Nearly two-thirds (64 percent) of respondents said they opposed Biden seeking another term. Only 58 percent said they were against Trump doing so.
However, both Trump's and Biden's favorability remain low overall. FiveThirtyEight's average of recent polls indicated Biden just narrowly ahead when it comes to his favorability with the public. While about 42.5 percent of Americans approve of Biden, about 41.5 percent view Trump favorably.
As Biden's approval rating has plummeted in recent months, some have already begun speculating that he could step aside and not seek re-election in 2024. Furthermore, many have expressed concerns about Biden's health asby the time of the next presidential election.
While some have suggested Vice Presidentcould run if Biden were to step aside, her favorability is even worse than Biden's. The latest polling average compiled by FiveThirtyEight revealed that just about 37.9 percent of Americans approve of Harris—some 4.6 points below Biden and 3.6 points below Trump.
Newsweek reached out to Trump's spokesperson for further comment but did not immediately receive a response.
Trump says he'd win the Republican nomination for president 'very easily' if he decides to run in 2024 .
Trump hasn't announced a formal run for the 2024 election yet, but he's been teasing a potential bid since now President Joe Biden's inauguration."I think if I run, I'll get it," he said on a Fox Business appearance. "Look, I have a 94, 95 percent, even in the CPAC (Conservative Political Action Conference), I had a 98 percent approval rating. So if I decide to run, I'll get it very easily.