Trump’s isolation deepens as Georgia loss adds to 2024 bid’s rocky start

January 23, 2023

He spoke at a friendly think tank conference held at Mar-a-Lago and a for-profit gala, also at Mar-a-Lago. The Trump campaign wasn’t planning to follow up his announcement with a burst of rallies or public events, instead focusing on quieter moves like staffing up. A campaign official said Trump will start doing more public events after January, which will address the criticism that he hasn’t gotten out more. A recent message from Trump suggested an upcoming stop in Iowa, home of the first Republican nominating contest. For its part, the Trump campaign spent the day blasting out links to reports of layoffs at various news organizations.