Former President Donald Trump launched a new bid for the White House Tuesday evening , ending months of speculation regarding whether he would mount a third bid for the nation’s highest office.
Trump made the announcement in Florida at his Mar-a-Lago estate in front of a crowd of supporters after he filed the federal paperwork required to run for president.
“My fellow citizens, America’s comeback starts right now,” Trump declared to a cheering crowd.
Trump’s new campaign comes after two years of Democrats controlling the White House and Congress, a unified government that helped fuel decades-high inflation and gas prices and historic levels of illegal immigration on the southern border. The Biden administration, notably, botched high-profile foreign policy decisions, including the withdrawal from Afghanistan — which fell to the