Former President Donald Trump on Monday waved to hundreds of cheering fans who rallied to support him on Presidents Day.
The show of support followed the Senate vote Saturday to acquit Trump of inciting the Jan. 6 Capitol riot that disrupted certification of President Biden’s victory.
Trump supporters staged the rally along a road near his near Mar-a-Lago residence in Palm Beach, Fla.
Trump aide Dan Scavino tweeted the view from inside Trump’s motorcade, writing: “This is unbelievable! 45 returns to Mar-a-Lago this afternoon, after an awesome day out on the links….to this….”
Trump has been virtually silent since the riot that left five dead and has been banned from Twitter, which was his preferred communications platform.
This is unbelievable! 45 returns to Mar-a-Lago this afternoon, after an awesome day out on the links….to this….❤️🤍💙🇺🇸🦅 pic.twitter.com/QJwR3hAgMs
— Dan Scavino🇺🇸🦅 (@DanScavino) February 15, 2021
But in a post-acquittal message, Trump said, “Our historic, patriotic and