Axelrod: Trump Will Be Greeted at RNC as a ‘Martyr’

Former Obama adviser David Axelrod said Saturday on CNN’s coverage of the attempted assassination of former President Donald Trump that he will be greeted as a “martyr” by supporters when he attends next week’s Republican National Convention.


*** Debate Night Livewire *** Donald Trump, Joe Biden Face Off on CNN in Atlanta

Two presidents will face off on the debate stage on Thursday evening in Atlanta, Georgia, where current President Joe Biden, a Democrat, will seek to destabilize the significant advantage his general election opponent, Republican former President Donald Trump, has built in recent months in a contest moderated by CNN’s Jake Tapper and Dana Bash.

Donald Trump And Joe Biden Participate In First Presidential Debate

Four Key Things to Watch For in Thursday Night’s Debate

While it remains to be seen what the debate has in store, there are several key themes and storylines to watch out for heading into the evening, ranging from the competition between the candidates for blue-collar workers, Biden’s approach to the Israel-Hamas war, how the moderators treat Trump given a history of bias, and if Biden puts his campaign lies into action.

FILE - This combination of Sept. 29, 2020, file photos shows President Donald Trump, left,