In a not-so-surprising turn of events, a recent national NBC News poll has revealed that a staggering two-thirds of Republican primary voters continue to support former President Donald Trump despite his recent criminal arrest and multiple ongoing legal investigations.

Many political analysts had predicted that Trump’s legal troubles would dampen his support among conservative voters, but the poll shows that the opposite has occurred. In fact, his double-digit lead over his nearest potential GOP rival, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis, solidifies his position as the frontrunner for the Republican presidential nomination.

The poll results are a clear indication of Trump’s enduring popularity among his base. His ardent supporters remain steadfast in their belief that he has been unfairly targeted by political opponents, and that his legal woes are nothing more than a politically motivated witch hunt.

Critics, however, have pointed to Trump’s divisive rhetoric and his track record of questionable conduct both during and prior to his presidency. They argue that his ongoing legal battles raise serious questions about his fitness for office and his ability to lead the country effectively.

Despite the polarizing opinions surrounding Trump’s candidacy, it is clear that he remains a force to be reckoned with in the Republican party. As the 2024 presidential race begins to take shape, it will be interesting to see how his legal issues continue to impact his campaign and whether his base will remain steadfast in their support.

By Grady Owen

After training a pack of Raptors on Isla Nublar, Owen Grady changed his name and decided to take a job as an entertainment writer. Now armed with a computer and the internet, Grady Owen is prepared to deliver the best coverage in movies, TV, and music for you.