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"Acquitted again by Senate, Trump still a powerful force in Republican politics" - Reuters

Submitted by /u/Zolotoy_I#50 Posted on /b/1st Politics and Debate Board

"The vote by 43 of the 50 Republican senators to acquit Trump on the charge of inciting last month's deadly riot at the U.S. Capitol, with only seven voting for conviction, highlights just how powerful a grip he has on the party he remade in his image over the past five years.

"'Whether he does run again is up to him, but he's still going to have an enormous amount of influence on both the direction of the policy and also in evaluating who is a serious standard-bearer for that message,' one adviser said. 'You can call it a kingmaker or whatever you want to call it.'"

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