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Recent articles by David:

Donald Trump says he will sue CEOs Jack Dorsey of Twitter and Mark Zuckerberg of Facebook

Trump's chances of success in court are slim at best, legal analysts said. Facebook and Twitter are both private firms, allowed to moderate content. → Read More

Donald Trump returns to campaign trail in North Carolina, addressing GOP convention

Former President Donald Trump is scheduled to address the Republican Party convention in North Carolina, a state holding a key Senate race in 2022. → Read More

Third way? Republican opponents of Donald Trump talk about forming third party

The demand comes as House Republicans voted Wednesday to purge Rep. Liz Cheney, R-Wyo., a Trump critic, from her party leadership position. → Read More

Joe Biden has proven an elusive target for Republicans. With the Cheney fight over, their focus is back on the president

Republicans and their allies are renewing attacks on Biden, a strategy that so far has had little success. → Read More

Mike Pence looks at the 2024 presidential race but sees Donald Trump everywhere

Trump and allies criticize Pence for refusing to help overturn the 2020 election; yet some GOP members who don't like Trump see him as a supplicant. → Read More

Losing a megaphone: Donald Trump's Facebook ban could limit fundraising, his work to impact elections

Facebook's decision to maintain its ban on Donald Trump deprives the ex-president of a long-range megaphone and an effective fundraising machine. → Read More

Ron DeSantis might already be running for president. Donald Trump could help – and hurt – his plans

Ron DeSantis, the 42-year-old governor of Florida, is doing the kinds of things that presidential candidates do. Will he run for president in 2024? → Read More

Getting together: Donald Trump, GOP politicians, donors seek unity at RNC retreat in Palm Beach

Trump's plan to endorse allies – and target enemies – in Republican primaries hangs over the party at a GOP 'spring retreat' in South Florida. → Read More

The 2024 Republican presidential primary comes to Trump's doorstep this weekend in Florida

Trump and others pondering 2024 presidential campaigns are among the guests at a Republican National Committee "spring retreat" in Palm Beach, Florida → Read More

'Radical Left CRAZIES:' Trump issues Easter greetings by attacking political rivals, griping about election loss

Ex-president marks Easter by attacking his political enemies, repeating false claims about the election, and calling for boycotts of corporations. → Read More

'I was sick to my stomach': George W. Bush says Jan. 6 insurrection 'really disturbed me'

The former president said he was disgusted "to see our nation's Capitol being stormed by hostile forces." → Read More

'It's a great vaccine': Donald Trump recommends supporters get COVID-19 vaccine as polls show hesitancy

Trump also noted that "a lot of those people" who don't want the vaccine "voted for me, frankly. " → Read More

Donald Trump at CPAC: Ex-president tears into Biden and his Republican critics

Donald Trump did not declare a 2024 presidential candidacy in his CPAC speech, but he did hint at a run while alluding to his false claims of voter fraud. → Read More

The return of Donald Trump: CPAC puts the Republican 2024 presidential primary front and center

Trump's appearance Sunday at the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC) dominates the annual event at which conservative activists gather. → Read More

CPAC or Trump-PAC? Conservative conference delegates stick with Donald Trump

Delegates to conservative political conference say they don't know if Trump will run again in 2024, but they would be fine with it. → Read More

Mitt Romney says Donald Trump would win Republican nomination if he ran in 2024

“I don’t know if he’ll run in 2024 or not, but if he does, I’m pretty sure he will win the nomination,” Romney said Tuesday. → Read More

Donald Trump to speak at CPAC in first major public appearance since leaving office

Trump is expected to talk about the future of the GOP and Biden's immigration policies when he addresses the Conservative Political Action Conference. → Read More

'Too early to say': Donald Trump stays mum on 2024 campaign (but promotes his polls)

Former President Donald Trump gave phone interviews to conservative television networks after the death of radio talk show host Rush Limbaugh. → Read More

Donald Trump rips Mitch McConnell as each seeks to exert leadership after impeachment trial

Trump described McConnell as a "hack" who will not be able to lead the Republicans back to victory; McConnell supporters have also denounced Trump. → Read More

'Tribalism is a hell of a drug.' Trump impeachment trial reopens GOP battle lines even as he is acquitted

Trump's acquittal frees him to run for president again in 2024, though recent events have turned some GOP members against the ex-president. → Read More