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Republicans rally behind Donald Trump after classified documents indictment

Posted on AllSides June 9th, 2023
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Politics, Classified Documents, Donald Trump, Republican Party
Charlie Neibergall/AP

Republicans, including some rivals for the 2024 presidential nomination, have rallied quickly to support Donald Trump, after news of the former US president’s indictment on several federal counts relating to his retention of classified documents.

The news was broken by Trump himself on his own social media platform Truth Social, seemingly pre-empting any announcement from the Department of Justice, and forcing many Republicans to flock to his defense.

Kevin McCarthy, the House speaker, lamented “a dark day for the United States of America” and said: “It is unconscionable for a president to indict...

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https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2023/jun/09/donald-trump-indictment-republican-support

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