former president donald trump New York Attorney General Letitia James accused her of being “racist” and “grossly incompetent” in an outraged social media post on Thursday. total fraud lawsuit against him and his family.
Trump’s post on twitterPlatforms like Truth Social called James “a terrible AG when it comes to protecting the people of New York State” and praised Republican campaign rival Michael Henry as a “powerful crime fighter.” He also shared many attacks on James from news sources and other social media accounts.
Additionally, Trump posted numerous messages clearly supporting the view that he should run for president again in the 2024 election cycle. One headline read, “Trump should announce his candidacy before the midterms.”
James announced Civil lawsuit accuses Trump on Wednesdayhis three adult children, and several of his longtime business associates had filed fraudulent financial statements over the years to obtain various financial gains. 220-page civil lawsuit filed in Manhattan Supreme Court It seeks damages of at least $250 million.
she also said her office filed a criminal complaint File with the IRS and federal prosecutors in Manhattan for investigation of possible federal crimes, including bank fraud and lying to financial institutions.
A spokeswoman for James’ office did not immediately respond to a request for comment on Trump’s post.
The surge in Trump’s online postings comes as FBI agents face multiple other legal challenges, including a criminal investigation by the Justice Department that raided his Florida home last month.
Wednesday, Federal Court of Appeals Sided with the Justice Department over TrumpThat allowed federal agents to resume reviewing nearly 100 classified documents seized in the raid at Palm Beach residence Mar-a-Lago.
Trump’s post about James wasn’t his first salvo against New York officials. promise Investigate the president of the time. In a post on Truth Social Wednesday afternoon, Trump denounced the new lawsuit as “another witch hunt by a racist Attorney General,” referring to James, who is black.
But his latest attack on AG was a string of more than 30 posts and reposts that alternately amplified flattering articles about the former president and lashed out at some of his perceived political enemies. .
He shared links from conservative news outlets with headlines like “Trump is the greatest man alive” and “History calls out Donald Trump.” He also shared negative messages about various figures, including Democratic House Speaker Nancy Pelosi, Republican Senate Minority Leader Mitch McConnell, and CNN host Don Lemon.
In one post, Trump took aim at former Vice President Mike Pence. came to respond passage of bill Trump has argued that Pence could prove he could have rejected the state’s electoral college vote for Biden, rather than having it approved by Congress to reform the election process.
Trump also shared a number of messages clearly supporting the view that he should run for president again in the 2024 election cycle.
Trump has suggested he is considering another run for the White House, but has not officially announced a campaign. will,” “Washington Establishments Fear Second Trump,” and “Donald Trump Must Be 2024 Republican Candidate” reposted headlines.