For many leftists, the news of the FBI raid on former President Donald Trump's Florida residence was music to their ears.
On Monday, FBI agents executed a search warrant of Trump’s Mar-a-Lago property in West Palm Beach, Florida. The agents reportedly were searching for classified documents that the President had allegedly taken from the White House at the end of his time in office.
The former President, who was staying at Trump Tower in New York City at the time federal agents executed the warrant, raged against the search. In a statement released Monday evening, Trump called the move "prosecutorial misconduct, the weaponization of the Justice System, and an attack by Radical Left Democrats who desperately don't want me to run for President in 2024."
In his assessment of the FBI raid, Clinton 2016 campaign lawyer Marc Elias pointed out that if Trump were found guilty of having classified documents, according to U. S. Code Title 18, Section 2071, the former president could be legally barred from running for re-election.
While Trump and his supporters’ condemned the FBI search of his home, many leftists on Twitter celebrated the move, seeing it as just part of the justice owed to Trump for his perceived misconduct while in office.
Former Long Island Obama campaign chair John Cooper tweeted, "I slept great last night. Donald Trump, not so much."... (Read more)
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