Byron Donalds has announced his endorsement of former President Donald Trump for the 2024 presidential election. In a statement released on Thursday, Donalds highlighted the importance of the upcoming election, calling it an inflection point in both American and world history.
Donalds tweeted, “I am honored to endorse President Donald J. Trump for President in 2024, and I ask my fellow Americans to join me today.”
I am honored to endorse President Donald J. Trump for President in 2024, and I ask my fellow Americans to join me today.
— Byron Donalds (@ByronDonalds) April 6, 2023
Byron Donalds, a Republican member of the United States House of Representatives, is known for being a vocal supporter of former President Donald Trump. Donalds has been endorsed by Trump’s political action committee and has been a frequent guest on conservative news programs where he has defended Trump and his policies.
During his time in Congress, Donalds has voted in line with Trump’s positions on a variety of issues, including opposing the impeachment of the former president, supporting tax cuts, and advocating for stronger immigration policies.
In May 2021, Donalds made headlines when he claimed that he was denied membership to the Congressional Black Caucus (CBC) because of his conservative views. The CBC, however, stated that Donalds was not denied membership on the basis of his political beliefs, but rather because his policy positions did not align with those of the CBC.
“The 2024 presidential election is uniquely important, because Americans will decide the direction of our nation’s future. At the center of this decision, voters must determine the commander-in-chief who is best equipped to lead our country and stand in the breach, putting themselves on the line, with a willingness to sacrifice everything to save our Republic. 2024 isn’t simply an election. It is an inflection point in our nation’s history, and it is an inflection point in world history.
“Look around right now. Our economy is a mess. Inflation is making life unaffordable for our families. Our borders have become completely insecure. Our justice system has become an injustice system. Foreign leaders test our mettle, and are pushing us toward the brink of World War III. Far too many Americans have simply given up hope, and even lost their faith.
“I refuse to accept this as our future. This is America, the greatest nation man has ever known. At the toughest moments in our history, leaders have stepped forward and seized the moment. Not just anyone, but truly transformational figures, with the resolve and determination to rise above the chaos and inspire a generation of Americans to follow their lead against seemingly insurmountable obstacles.
“There is only one leader at this time in our nation’s history who can seize this moment and deliver what we need – to get us back on track, provide strength and resolve, and Make America Great Again. That is why I am honored to endorse President Donald J. Trump for President in 2024, and I ask my fellow Americans to join me today.”