He can run for office from prison. I believe that’s been established.
Can he win?
I wouldn’t bet on it. But that’s because I’ve seen enough evidence to say the 2020 election was rigged. So the Dems can rig it again.
But there’s another question. Would the Trump-voter TURNOUT on Election Day 2024 be bigger if he’s in prison?
I think so. Even MAGA people who are convinced the vote count is rigged would cast their ballots for their man anyway, BECAUSE he’s behind bars.
“Those bastards can’t get away with putting Trump in jail. I’m going to vote for him.”
It would be quite a circus. A NOTICEABLE upswing, a giant flood of people wearing MAGA hats going to the polls on Election Day.
Shouting LET’S GO BRANDON, FUCK CNN, FREE TRUMP, FREE TRUMP, FREE TRUMP. A combo of voting and protesting.
And the Dems would find a way to call it an insurrection.
“Trump white racist domestic terrorists, some of them armed, are intimidating Democratic voters, causing them to stay home, out of fear…”