Speak­er John­son and Trump to hold joint ‘elec­tion integri­ty’ event at Mar-a-Lago

Speaker Johnson and Trump to hold joint ‘election integrity’ event at Mar-a-Lago

Speak­er Mike John­son (R‑LA) will hold a press con­fer­ence with for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump focus­ing on “elec­tion integri­ty,” a source famil­iar with the plan­ning told the Wash­ing­ton Exam­in­er.
CNN report­ed the news of Johnson’s press con­fer­ence, which has yet to be for­mal­ly announced.
The event will take place on Fri­day at Mar-a-Lago, Trump’s pri­vate club in Palm Beach, Flori­da. A source famil­iar told the Wash­ing­ton Exam­in­er that an announce­ment is expect­ed to come lat­er on Wednes­day.
Trump has repeat­ed­ly stat­ed that the results of the 2020 elec­tion are ille­git­i­mate, claims he and allies have car­ried through to the for­mer president’s 2024 White House bid.
John­son has sim­i­lar­ly con­test­ed the legit­i­ma­cy of the 2020 elec­tion, but unlike Trump, he has stopped short of …