Trump Goes After Pence, McConnell in Speech to Party Donors
In a closed-door speech to donors at his Mar-a-Lago resort, the former president also reinforced his commitment to the party, according to remarks obtained by The Associated Press.
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PALM BEACH, Fla. (AP) — Staking his claim to the Republican Party, former President Donald Trump is casting his populist policies and attack-dog politics as the key to future GOP success. In a closed-door speech Saturday night to donors at his Mar-a-Lago resort, Trump also reinforced his commitment to the party, according to remarks obtained by The Associated Press. Going off script, however, Trump slammed Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., as a “stone-cold loser”…