LaGuardia Airport and Florida Plans
Trump is en route to LaGuardia Airport in Queens, New York. From there, he will fly to Florida, where he is expected to deliver remarks later in the evening.
Charges and Plea in Stormy Daniels Case
During the hearing, Trump was charged with 34 felony counts related to alleged hush money payments made to adult film actress Stormy Daniels. He pleaded not guilty to these charges.
Accusations of Political Prosecution
The former President has denounced his indictment, claiming District Attorney Alvin Bragg is leading a politically motivated prosecution amidst Trump's third White House bid.
Trump's Call for DA's Self-Indictment
In a recent social media post, Trump accused Bragg of "illegally" leaking information about the indictment, suggesting that the "honorable thing" for the DA to do would be to "indict himself."