Some of these dudes are seriously bad news. It is interesting to consider that, however crazy he may be, Trump is the main obstacle to someone even worse gaining power.
The political damage suffered by former President Trump during the Jan. 6 hearings is giving Senate Republicans eyeing the White House new hope for 2024. Presidential hopefuls including Sens. Ted Cruz (R-Texas), Tom Cotton (R-Ark.) and Josh Hawley (R-Mo.) are positioning themselves to capitalize if Trump is too compromised to run in 2024.