Donald Trump has been mocked for the name of his new Super PAC – “Make America Great Again, Again”.
The campaign slogan announced on Monday was also used by former Vice President Mike Pence, who said the phrase at the Republican National Convention in August 2020, ahead of the election.
Short for MAGA Again, the campaign is being led by former Florida Attorney General Pam Bondi as well as National Finance President Kimberly Guilfoyle.
“We look forward to building on the successes of MAGA Action with our new committee, Make America Great Again, Again!” Ms Bondi said in a press release. “We are thrilled to continue supporting America’s First Candidates in the midterm and beyond.”
Trump’s former political lobbyist, Corey Lewandowski, is pursuing “other efforts” after a Trump donor accused him of unwanted sexual advances and inappropriately touching her last Wednesday, while allegedly saying that they “stabbed a man in the back of the head and killed him” during the persecution.
Twitter users are already joking about the new slogan, with one saying: “I swear it was an SNL bit or something before it was real”. However, some political pundits are looking beyond the humour.
“If their purpose is to make us feel like we’re stuck in a madhouse with them, it’s working,” said another user, “just wait until they’re MMAGAGA (Make America Great Again Great) again”).
“People are getting hilarious around the idea that this is a ‘rebrand,’ missing a basic point,” Washington wrote. new York Times On social media correspondent Maggie Haberman, “Trump’s people had no way of legally replacing Levandowski, one of the two board members of the first Super PAC, until he stepped down, so they are now a new group.” are making.”
Mr Trump has endorsed 37 candidates for the House, Senate and Governor and other positions for the 2022 elections newsweek. Despite teasing a potential run on several occasions, he has yet to officially announce his plans to run for president in 2024.
The Make America Great Again slogan is believed to have originated when President Barack Obama defeated Mitt Romney in the 2012 election. Mr Trump thought we would “make America great again”, wrote it and then went to his lawyers. “I said, ‘See if you can have this registered and trademarked’,” he said.Washington Post. Five days later they registered the trademark for $325.
Credit: www.independent.co.uk /