Wednesday, February 24, 2021
Donald Trump will reportedly tell the Conservative Political Action Conference in Florida this week he is Republicans' "presumptive 2024 nominee" for president. Trump will address CPAC on Sunday, his subject the future of the party he took over in the 2016 primary then led from the White House through four tumultuous years. On Monday, citing anonymous sources, the news site Axios reported his plan to assume the mantle of challenger to Joe Biden " or another Democrat, should the 78-year-old president decide not to run for a second term. An unnamed "longtime adviser" was quoted as saying Trump's speech to the rightwing event will be a "show of force" with the message: "I may not have Twitter or the Oval Office, but I'm still in charge."
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