In a stunning move that has sent shockwaves through the political world, the Arizona Republican Party has unanimously endorsed former President Donald Trump for re-election in 2024.
The endorsement is unprecedented, as no Republican party has ever endorsed an incumbent president seeking a second term who has not yet officially declared his candidacy.
The endorsement shows Republican voters’ solid support for Trump despite his 2020 loss. Trump is the GOP’s most popular person, and his backing may help him win the nomination in 2024.
The endorsement also shows the GOP’s support for Trump’s objectives. The party has endorsed Trump’s immigration, trade, and foreign policy programs, signaling its support for his reelection.
The support would likely draw condemnation from Democrats, who call Trump a dangerous demagogue. Democrats will undoubtedly contend that the endorsement proves the GOP is out of touch with voters.
Republicans believe the support will help them reclaim the White House in 2024. They think only Trump can beat the Democratic nominee.
Only time will tell whether the Arizona Republican Party’s endorsement of Trump will be enough to propel him to victory in 2024.
However, one thing is for sure: the endorsement is a sign of the continued strength of Trump’s support within the Republican Party.