Posted on: April 11, 2021 Posted by: Anna Lee Comments: 0

Former president Donald Trump speaks on the Conservative Political Motion Convention (CPAC) in Orlando, Fla., February 28, 2021. (Octavio Jones/Reuters)

Former President Donald Trump on Saturday took intention at Senate Minority Chief Mitch McConnell, Anthony Fauci, and former Vice President Mike Pence in an expletive-laced, off-script speech at a significant Republican Nationwide Committee donor gathering.

“If that have been Schumer as an alternative of this dumb son of a b****, Mitch McConnell, they’d by no means enable it to occur,” Trump stated, in keeping with the Washington Submit, referring to the certification of the 2020 election outcomes.

“They’d have fought it,” Trump stated on the occasion at his Mar-a-Lago membership in Palm Seaside, Fla., the place he additionally claimed the election was “bulls—.” Nevertheless, election officers throughout the nation have stated there was no widespread fraud within the 2020 election.

He additionally stated he was “dissatisfied” that Pence didn’t combat the certification of the election on January 6 when he presided over a joint session of Congress on the Capitol to finalize the outcomes — the identical day pro-Trump rioters stormed the Capitol.

“I want that Mike Pence had the braveness to ship it again to the legislatures,” Trump stated of the Electoral Faculty outcomes, in keeping with the Submit. “I like him a lot. I used to be so dissatisfied.”

The previous president additionally blasted Fauci whereas speaking up his personal response to the pandemic final 12 months. He mocked how the physician’s place modified from advising in opposition to carrying masks early within the pandemic to now advising People to put on “5” masks, after popping out in assist of double masking.

“Have you ever ever seen anyone that’s so filled with crap?” he stated.

Whereas the forty fifth president didn’t say whether or not he’s planning one other bid for the presidency, he promised {that a} Republican candidate would win the White Home in 2024.

If Trump decides to run, that announcement will doubtless come after the 2022 midterms, he stated, in keeping with Reuters.

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