Conservative CNN commentator S.E. Cupp warned Wednesday that former President Donald Trump could “weaponize” GOP infighting to benefit him in his bid to become the party’s candidate for the 2024 Presidency election
The “Unfiltered” host feared none of the numerous Republicans reportedly considering a presidential run — like former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, former U.S. Nikki Haley (Ambassador to the United Nations), former Vice President Mike Pence, and Florida Governor. Ron DeSantis — are really poised to challenge TrumpLast year, he declared his candidacy.
Trump Will “be a weaker candidate than he was in 2016 and 2020, for sure, but he only needs a plurality to win the nomination,” Cupp has long been critical of former President.
The infighting among candidates, in the Republican National Committee (over its leadership) and the House GOP (over Kevin McCarthy’s speakership) “will only be good for Trump, as he will weaponize it to reward loyalty,” She added.
Cupp proposed it. “very bad news” For the Republican Party however.
“Another two years of jockeying for Trump’s affection and a likely Trump nomination will continue to do what it has been for the past six years, weakening the GOP to the point of utter uselessness,” Sie said.