Newt Gingrich: Democrats won't rest until Trump is 'in chains,' but 'explosion of outrage' is more likely

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Former Speaker of the House Newt Gingrich told an audience at the Ronald Reagan Presidential Library that Democratic Party leaders will not rest until former President Donald Trump is in jail.

Gingrich speculated that Trump's political opponents' main goal is to prevent the former president from standing in the upcoming presidential election due to President Biden's poor approval ratings.

"Their goal is to put him in jail. Literally. I mean, if they can get to the right place, they will have him in chains," Gingrich told the audience in Simi Valley, California, on Wednesday.

He continued, "And their hope is that if the American people see this guy in chains, they won't vote for him."

However, Gingrich suggested that the overzealous effort to remove Trump as a candidate could prove the ultimate undoing of the officials seeking to imprison him.... (Read more)