During a rally in support of Republican candidates for the midterm elections, the former president also chastised Joe Biden’s “hateful and divisive speech”.
Former US President Donald Trump on Saturday responded to Joe Biden, who portrayed him as a threat to democracy, calling him in turn. “enemy of the stateand suing a Pennsylvania midterm election rally for lack of jurisdiction.
In front of his supporters, the Republican billionaire also denounced the spectacular FBI search of his Florida residence on August 8 in Mar-a-Lago, calling this investigation a “of the most shocking abuses of power by an administration in American history“In Wilkes-Barre, a small town near Scranton, Joe Biden’s hometown, Donald Trump had come to support Republican candidates in the upcoming November 8 midterm elections, including Mehmet Oz, a doctor turned star. small screen.
But in this state of Pennsylvania, which will be pivotal in the battle for control of the two chambers, his rival had preceded him this week and attacked him with rare virulence, accusing him of representing, with “the + Republicans MAGA +“(Make America Great Again),”an extremism that threatens the very foundations of our Republic“. In Philadelphia, the cradle of the United States, Joe Biden even asked for the rescue”the soul of america“, Insulting those who”does not respect the Constitution“,”they don’t believe in the rule of law“,”not recognize the will of the people“.
“More divisive speech”
“It is he (Joe Biden), the enemy of the state“, Donald Trump wanted to respond, denouncing”the most ferocious, hateful and divisive speech ever delivered by an American president“.”His speech was all hate and anger“, He insisted, in unison with his supporters. So, in the middle of the red or blue signs that invite you to “save america“, Edward Young, 63, believes that”the President of the United States, in short, the so-called President of the United States, has declared war on me. And he declared war on half of America“.
Denouncing inflation and rising insecurity, Donald Trump, who has openly plans to re-run in 2024, also wanted to draft the most negative assessment of Joe Biden, in a speech that at times took on presidential campaign accents. “You could take the five worst presidents in US history and put them together, they couldn’t have done the damage Joe Biden did to our country in less than two years.“Said the 76-year-old Republican. The meeting began with a selection of images of Joe Biden stammering during speeches.
During his first public appearance following the FBI search of his Mar-a-Lago residence, Donald Trump also claimed that this act of investigation constituted “prime example of real threats to American freedom“.”The shameful foray and foray into my home in Mar-a-Lago was a parody of justice“, He insisted.
“Abuse of the law”
The FBI carried out this search because it suspects that the former president illegally kept confidential documents of his term in the White House (2017-2021). Federal investigators estimate that among the 30 boxes seized there are top secret documents “probably hiddento obstruct the investigation, says a Justice Department document. But for Donald Trump, this “flagrant abuse of the law“will produce”a backlash like no one has ever seen“.
The billionaire is also being investigated into his efforts to overturn the 2020 presidential election results and his role in his supporters’ violent assault on the Capitol on January 6, 2021. He is not yet prosecuted under any circumstances.
The former president also once again questioned the result of the 2020 presidential election, which saw him lose to Joe Biden. “American elections should be decided by the American people. And that was not the case in 2020“He said.