As the 2024 presidential election slowly approaches, President Trump’s supporters are determined to see to it that he wins. It’s believed that a whopping ninety million people could vote for him, and they are taking steps to ensure their votes count.
This past weekend, Republican strategist Karl Rove took yet another malicious swipe at President Trump, holding him responsible for the GOP’s losses in the 2022 midterm elections.
This is nothing new coming from Rove and his political action committee (PAC) which actually ran ads endorsing extremist Democrat Josh Shapiro ahead of the midterms. It’s an outright insult to Republicans everywhere who had rallied around President Trump and his “Make America Great Again” agenda for many years prior.
Rove’s attacks on Trump are especially disheartening when you consider all that the former president achieved during his time in office. Trump had successfully renegotiated trade deals, appointed conservative judges, cut taxes, and decreased regulations, all of which were crucial to protecting and promoting the principles of free enterprise and limited government embraced by conservatives and Republicans alike. Not to mention his unwavering commitment to defending our nation’s security interests abroad.
Yet despite this accomplishment-filled record, Rove still persists with his ridiculous blame game against President Trump; a man who has dedicated himself to upholding the conservative values he championed throughout his presidency. It is a shameful display of disloyalty coming from a prominent party figure like Karl Rove who should have been standing behind President Trump instead of bashing him in the media.
Rove’s involvement and Kinzinger’s blame of Trump for the midterm losses that Republicans encountered is absurd though. It’s clear that the Republican Party needs a reset, and it will be interesting to see how they fare in the next election. Only time will tell whether they can recover or if they will continue to suffer losses.