South Carolina, Nevada, Arizona and Kansas Plan to Cancel 2020 Republican Primaries to Protect Donald Trump
Historically, an incumbent president running for re-election is all but guaranteed their party's nomination. But like some other more controversial presidents, Donald Trump is facing a primary challenge -- in fact two: former Massachusetts Governor Bill Weld and former Illinois Congressman Joe Walsh—for the GOP nomination in 2020.
Or is he?
Twelve Family Members of Republican Candidate For Governor Just Published a Savage OpEd Urging His Defeat
In September, President Donald Trump held a Make America Great Again rally in Las Vegas, Nevada. He also stumped for GOP candidates in the state, including the Nevada Attorney General and Republican candidate for Governor, Adam Laxalt.
Trump also tweeted his endorsement for gubernatorial candidate Laxalt. Twice.
President Barack Obama moved yesterday to preserve the Bears Ears area in southwest Utah, designating 1.35 million acres of the American West a national monument. In a statement, Obama said that the Bears Ears monument––named for its distinctive pair of buttes––would "protect some of the country's most significant natural, cultural and archaeological resources, including important ancestral grounds for numerous tribes."
"Today's actions will help protect this cultural legacy and will ensure that future generations are able to enjoy and appreciate these scenic and historic landscapes," Obama continued.
With polling closed in the Nevada Republican caucuses, the projected winner is Donald Trump with early results showing he captured as much as 42 percent of the vote. The battle for second place remains too close to call between Florida Senator Marco Rubio and Texas Senator Ted Cruz.