In a recent tweet, Senator Rand Paul has called for the arrest of New York Attorney General Alvin Bragg, who is leading the indictment proceedings against former President Donald Trump. Paul, a vocal supporter of Trump, believes that the indictment is nothing more than a political ploy to smear Trump’s 2024 campaign.
NEW: Rand Paul calls for the arrest of Manhattan district attorney Alvin Bragg.
If Trump can be arrested for a 7 year old payment, surly Bragg can be arrested for abusing his power.https://t.co/gD2PdJf2tH
— Collin Rugg (@CollinRugg) March 21, 2023
Paul’s tweet has been met with both support and criticism from both sides of the aisle. Supporters of the former president have praised Paul for standing up for Trump and his supporters. On the other hand, some have argued that Paul’s call for the arrest of Bragg is an overreach and a violation of the rule of law.
A Trump indictment would be a disgusting abuse of power. The DA should be put in jail.
— Rand Paul (@RandPaul) March 21, 2023
Despite the criticism, Paul has remained steadfast in his support for Trump. He believes that the indictment is nothing more than a witch hunt and an attempt to discredit Trump and his supporters. Paul has argued that if Trump is to be arrested, it will only garner more support for his cause, as seen in the latest polls.
The call for the arrest of New York Attorney General Alvin Bragg by Senator Rand Paul has sparked a heated debate among conservatives and liberals alike. While some have praised Paul for standing up for Trump and his supporters, others have argued that this is an overreach and a violation of the rule of law. However, it is clear that Paul’s call for the arrest of Bragg is reflective of the conservative base’s unwavering support for former President Donald Trump. It is also clear that many believe that if Trump is to be arrested, it will only serve to further galvanize his supporters and bolster his 2024 presidential campaign.