Stone urged Trump’s followers who are organizing protests to maintain a peaceful, respectful, and lawful atmosphere. During his radio show on Sunday, Trump, an ally and a conservative instigator, emphasized the necessity for resilience in the current situation. He expressed that individuals are apprehensive about taking action and expressing their thoughts, and therefore, it is crucial for them to participate in peaceful demonstrations.
Trump’s supporters are prepared to gather in the city in expectation of the hearing, a multitude of them. Senator Rick Scott (R-Fla.) Declared that he would be organizing a media briefing on Monday in Miami to present his thoughts “regarding the charges against former President Donald J. Trump and President Joe Biden’s disregard for fair and impartial justice.” Kari Lake, the former candidate for governor in Arizona, revealed her intentions to be “in Miami tomorrow to participate in a peaceful and patriotic demonstration in solidarity with” Trump.
Reps. Clay Higgins (R-La.) And Andy Biggs (R-Ariz.) Have announced that we are currently in a state of war. Other members of Congress have employed comparable ominous language. Lake, speaking on Monday, clarified that the majority of us are NRA members. She emphasized that this is not a threat, but rather a public service announcement. Furthermore, she issued a caution to anyone contemplating harm towards Trump, affirming that they would have to confront her and an additional 300 million individuals.
Jack Smith and Garland Merrick, both members of the White House communications team, filed a FOIA request to uncover communications between the 45th President of the United States and the indictment relating to it. They discussed their rally, which they planned to hold in Miami, in order to capitalize on media attention. Even Vivek Ramaswamy, a GOP candidate for the 2024 presidential election, showed his support by waving signs, wearing hats, and inviting Trump backers to wear Trump flags at the entrance of the Doral National. On Tuesday, Trump called on his supporters to rally near the Miami courthouse, where Laura Loomer, a far-right ally and former congressional candidate, is also running.
Alleged secret payments to an adult film star, following a separate legal case and arraignment in New York, have brought about no new charges against Trump. However, Trump is concerned about the possibility of angry mobs gathering around him.
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“In a press conference on Monday, Miami’s mayor, Francis Suarez, stated that it is crucial to ensure that all individuals have the privilege to peacefully convey their thoughts and uphold their constitutional privileges, while clearly doing so in a nonviolent way.”
Suarez stated, “We are going to ensure that the necessary forces are adequate and demonstrate how we feel, encouraging people to be peaceful. We believe that people should have the right to express themselves, but we also believe that people should be peaceful. Obviously, we believe in the Constitution in our city.” We also believe in order and law, and we hope for a peaceful tomorrow. We know this.
In the November election, Ron DeSantis, the Governor of Florida, won the county outright with 55 percent of the vote. However, Joe Biden, the President, won the county in 2016 by a much smaller margin. It is worth noting that the county has a sizable number of Republican voters and fervent supporters of Trump. Additionally, Trump’s golf course, Doral, is located in Miami-Dade County, which is considered his home turf.
Trump flew down to Miami on Monday morning to stay at his resort, Doral, just outside the city, and he plans to stay there before heading to Bedminster, N.J.
Trump’s campaign team, which includes key advisers Susie Wiles, Chris LaCivita, Dan Scavino, Jason Miller, and Steven Cheung, is also anticipated to join Trump in Miami. Additionally, Walt Nauta, Trump’s personal aide who was charged for his participation in the classified documents case, accompanied the former president. Todd Blanche, a recent addition to Trump’s legal team, and Boris Epshteyn, who has served as a legal consultant and made appearances at the New York courthouse alongside Trump, traveled to Miami alongside him.
Trump’s initial significant fundraising event that took place a few weeks ago had received confirmation, accountable for generating thousands of dollars, will have numerous prominent contributors and fundraisers awaiting inside the establishment. Standing on a platform in front of his Bedminster residence, he will deliver statements to the press at 8:15 p.M. Where Trump and his entourage will return to New Jersey following Trump’s court appearance.
According to his representative, Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.) Intended to remain in Washington for voting, despite typically being observed at Mar-a-Lago occasions with Trump. It was uncertain which supporters from Capitol Hill would be capable of attending the fundraising event, as both the House and Senate were in session. The fundraising event comprises of a “candlelight dinner,” “photo opportunity,” and “VIP reception” with elected representatives and distinguished guests, as stated in an invitation.
Sen. Tommy Tuberville, (R-Ala.), Was expected head to Bedminster on Tuesday night, but told POLITICO he would make a game time decision.
Tuberville stated, “I don’t know what’s happening in Miami, but I was going down there. However, I am unaware of the details.”
As per a person who was invited to the occasion, the Trump campaign dispatched emails to political associates stating, “you are warmly invited for the president’s comments at Bedminster,” on Monday afternoon.
Rep. Mike Collins (R-Ga.) Met with Trump on Monday morning at his Bedminster office. Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio), a supporter of his, appeared on television to defend the former president, offering a boost to Trump during the weekend.
On Twitter, Collins wrote, “This is why we must fight to ensure that he gets FOUR MORE YEARS! The establishment does not want this man to be president again, which is exactly why we should want him. He is as resilient and sharp as ever, and as strong as he is with President Trump. I just spent an hour with him.”
Gary Fineout and Burgess Everett contributed to this report.