Trump says he doesn’t plan to do primary debates, period; remains leader in Iowa poll
Former President Donald Trump is signaling he might not do any primary election debates — plural — after he skips the first debate on Wednesday in Milwaukee.
Mr. Trump, writing on Truth Social, pointed to his “legendary” poll numbers, including a nearly 50-point lead over Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, the Republican considered his most significant threat in the 2024 presidential primary.
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