From Trump's Health Concerns To Xi Jinping's Potential Taiwan Invasion And More: Top Political Stories This Week

This week in politics saw a mix of international tensions, health concerns for former leaders, and party infighting. From Xi Jinping’s potential military ambitions to concerns about Donald Trump’s health, here’s a recap of the top stories that made headlines.

Xi Jinping’s Ambitions for Taiwan

China hawk and founder of U.S. investment firm Hayman Capital Management, Kyle Bass, warned that Chinese President Xi Jinping might launch an invasion of Taiwan by 2024. Bass believes that Xi is determined to “bring war to the West” and that Wall Street is overlooking this possibility. Read the full article here.

Concerns Over Trump’s Health

Democratic strategist James Carville expressed concerns about former President Donald Trump‘s health amidst ongoing political stress. Carville believes that Trump’s legal battles could hinder his chances of securing the nomination for the 2024 elections. Read the full article here.

White House vs. Kevin McCarthy

The White House accused Speaker Kevin McCarthy of lying to appease far-right House Republicans who are advocating for an impeachment inquiry into President Joe Biden. The White House Counsel’s Office spokesman, Ian Sams, criticized McCarthy’s recent claims and labeled them as “plainly false.” Read the full article here.

Mike Lindell’s Predictions for Trump

MyPillow CEO Mike Lindell foresees a sweeping victory for former President Donald Trump in the 2024 elections. Lindell believes that the multiple indictments against Trump are amplifying his follower base. Read the full article here.

Chris Christie on Trump’s Debate Absence

Former Governor of New Jersey, Chris Christie, criticized former President Donald Trump for his potential absence from the forthcoming Republican debate. Christie believes that Trump’s nonattendance would symbolize a “lack of respect” towards Republican voters. Read the full article here.

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