Elon Musk’s X appears set to hold Trump town hall ahead of elec­tion

Elon Musk’s X appears set to hold Trump town hall ahead of election

Tes­la CEO Elon Musk appears ready to host a town hall for pres­i­den­tial can­di­date Don­ald Trump on his social media plat­form, X.
A date has yet to be con­firmed, per sources cit­ed by the Wall Street Jour­nal, but it is meant to replace a failed attempt to host a debate between Trump and Pres­i­dent Joe Biden. Instead, Biden announced that he would par­tic­i­pate in two debates against his rival host­ed by CNN and ABC News.
Musk appeared to con­firm reports of the town hall in an X post, shar­ing a link to a news sto­ry with the cap­tion, “This will be inter­est­ing.”

This comes three years after the plat­form banned Trump dur­ing the fall­out from the Jan. 6 riots. Musk lat­er bought the plat­form and rein­stat­ed Trump, but the for­mer pres­i­dent has large­ly stayed away from the plat­form, opt­ing instead to use his own Truth Social.
Musk pre­vi­ous­ly host­ed a livestream with Gov. R …