As president, Donald Trump was tried for a second time in February. But this time he was released.
Trump was accused of inciting an attack on Congress on January 6, which required a two-thirds majority to convict the former president. That did not happen, and Trump was released.
However Seven Republicans voted to overthrow Trump, And voted against his own party.
One of them is Lisa Murkowski. He has represented the State of Alaska in the Senate since 2002, and During the presidential election in the United States last year, he revealed all the ways he came to vote to confirm the election results. This is despite the fact that Trump has always claimed election fraud.
An Alaska senator has long been a critic of Trump and, as noted, voted to oust the former president during the Supreme Court case against him.
Murkowski has a seat in the Senate until 2022, making him only one of seven Republicans who voted to overthrow Trump, who is set to run in next year’s re-election.
– Illegal and very bad senator
President Donald Trump, for his part, does not want Murkowski to be re-elected.
In another statement Politics The former president says he will travel to Alaska to campaign against Murkowski before the 2022 midterm elections.
– I will not allow Lisa Murkowski, the defeated candidate from Alaska, under any circumstances. He represents the state badly and the country even worse. “I don’t know where others will be next year, but I know where I want to be – to campaign against an unfaithful and bad senator in Alaska,” Trump said in a statement to Politico on Saturday.
– Remove her
Further Mountain Refers to the same statement of Trump.
Murkowski’s spokesman did not respond to a request for comment.
The news website reports that Trump’s political committee has also commissioned a poll on how well Murkovsky is doing in Alaska. Politico says this is further evidence that the Trump camp is “eager to get rid of her.”
In February, when Murkowski voted to vote for Trump, he said next year’s election would not affect whether he voted for or against Trump.
“If I can not say what I think our president should stand for, how can I ask Alaska to elect me?” He said. Politics.
Trump has previously made it clear that he wants retaliation from Republicans who voted against him.
In late February, he backed down Max Miller to face Anthony Gonzalez in Ohio next year. Gonzalez was one of ten members of the House of Representatives who voted to put Trump on trial.
– Max Miller is a great person who did a good job at the White House. Trump said current Congressman Anthony Gonzalez should not represent voters in the 16th District because he does not represent their interests.
Told to retire
Liz Cheney, who, like Murkovsky, was among those who voted to convict Trump, drew attention after he said Trump should not be part of the future of Republicans.
This has caused a stir in the party, especially with the majority of the party’s voters being Trump supporters, and He was asked by party colleagues to resign at the end of February.
– Are you missing me?
Last Sunday, former President Donald Trump spoke Publicly for the first time since he stepped down as president.
In his speech, Trump said he was considering running for president in 2024.
“I can tell them to hit a third time,” Trump said.
Address at the CBAC Conference for Conservative Republicans in Orlando, Florida.
– Are you missing me? Trump also said from the rostrum.