2021-04-20 16:40:09 UTC
DONALD Trump said he is "beyond seriously" considering running for president
again in 2024 as he misses "helping people."
In an interview that aired on Monday night, Trump told Sean Hannity he's
considering the move since he's more popular now than he was before the 2020
"I am looking at it very seriously, beyond seriously," Trump said about a
potential 2024 run.
"From a legal standpoint, I don't really want to talk about it yet."
When Hannity asked Trump what he missed the most about his time in office, he
said it was the opportunity to "help people."
"I miss the most ... helping people, because I can directly help people," Trump
"That's why I did it. This has been a very traumatic ... I had a great life,
great company, great business, no problems -- and now all I do is people go
after you ... it's vicious, it's horrible.
"But you know what? I love doing it because I help people -- and I've helped
them more than any president," he added, before rattling off a list of his
The former president wouldn't confirm or deny whether he actually plans to try
for the job again, but did tell Hannity that if Republicans want to win
elections, they should run on his Make America Great Again agenda.
Trump also took the opportunity during the wide-ranging interview to slam
President Joe Biden for what he called a "horrible situation" at the US-Mexico
border that could "destroy" America.
The anchor asked Trump how dangerous the crisis is for the country and why he
believed it was not being as heavily covered in the media.
"They're playing it down as much as they can play it down. Its a horrible
situation, could destroy our country," Trump said.
"People are pouring in. But youll see something as the months go by like youve
never seen before.
"Already its like youve never seen before. Theres never been anything like
whats happened at our border," he continued.
"People are coming in by the tens of thousands. Theyre walking in. They -- we
had -- all they had to do was leave it alone."