Former President Donald Trump told Fox News on Tuesday that if rumors surrounding Meghan Markle’s potential 2024 presidential candidacy prove to be true, he would have an “even stronger sense of running” in the next election.
Trump was asked to comment on reports that Markle may be considering a presidential race in an exclusive interview with “Fox News Primetime” host Maria Bartiromo.
“Mr President, what do you think of Meghan Markle now – meeting Democratic agents she might want to run for president?” Bartiromo asked.
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The Daily Mail quoted an anonymous British politician over the weekend as claiming Markle was meeting with Democratic agents to explore a possible presidential bid in 2024.
“I hope that will happen. If that happened, I think I would have an even stronger feeling of running, ”Trump told Bartiromo. The former president has not confirmed whether he plans to run again in 2024 at an earlier stage of the interview.
He did, however, tell Bartiromo that he was “not a fan” of Markle because of the way “she spoke – of the Royal Family and the Queen.
“I happen to think, I know the queen, as you know. I met the Queen and I think the Queen is a great person, and I’m not a fan of Meghan, ”he said.
Trump’s Senior Communications Advisor Jason Miller revealed in an interview on Wednesday on Steve Bannon’s “War Room” podcast that Trump found Markle “not good” after his explosive interview with Oprah Winfrey that made headlines. earlier this month.
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“She’s not good…” Miller said, recounting the former Commander-in-Chief’s comments.
“I said it,” Trump reportedly said, “and now everyone sees it”.