For Trump, a Night of Missed Opportunities and Disappointments—and Rumblings of Unrest Within the Party

From a story on politico.com by Meredith McGraw headlined “Trump’s biggest midterm bets don’t pay out”:

PALM BEACH, Fla. — It was meant to be a crowning evening for the former president, a chance to show that he remained the axis around which the Republican Party still orbited.

It ended up a night of missed opportunities and disappointments — and rumblings of unrest within the party.

Donald Trump spent Tuesday evening at his club in Palm Beach, hosting a lavish midterm election watch party for a who’s who of MAGA elite and reporters from some of the top media outlets in the country, invited there by his team.