Democrats target Donald Trump in Doral with Project 2025 billboards

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'The DNC is taking the fight to Trump’s doorstep.'

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump may be distancing himself from Project 2025. But Democrats keep connecting the former President to the conservative policy prescriptions.

The latest example is visible in Doral. The Democratic National Committee (DNC) has bought five billboard placements, strategically located at key intersections on Hollywood Boulevard and Palmetto Expressway, that tell passers by the “terrifying and dystopian” plan is Trump’s “blueprint for revenge and retribution,” and supports his claim to be a “dictator on Day One.”

“Donald Trump’s Project 2025 agenda is the biggest threat to our American way of life we’ve faced in generations,” said Abhi Rahman, speaking for the DNC.

“Ahead of Donald Trump’s and MAGA Republicans’ convention next week to push an extreme, anti-choice and anti-democracy agenda, the DNC is taking the fight to Trump’s doorstep with a new fleet of billboards showing the true danger of Trump’s second-term playbook: Project 2025.”

Even before the presidential debate last month that raised questions about Joe Biden’s path forward for media and some Democrats, there was some doubt about whether Biden could compete in Florida. Campaign Manager Jen O’Malley Dillon said the state was not in play.

It remains to be seen whether these billboards will turn the tide, but Rahman asserts that “Florida voters will reject Trump’s agenda to rip away their rights and reelect President Biden in November.”

Trump has said this isn’t his plan.

“I know nothing about Project 2025,” Trump posted to Truth Social. “I have no idea who is behind it. I disagree with some of the things they’re saying and some of the things they’re saying are absolutely ridiculous and abysmal. Anything they do, I wish them luck, but I have nothing to do with them.”

The conservative wish list and purported “presidential transition project” includes proposals to bring the Department of Justice and FBI under the purview of the President, to make it easier to fire federal workers, to eliminate the Department of Homeland Security, to cut climate change funding and public health funding, and other rollbacks of expansions of the scope of federal government over decades.

Despite disavowing Project 2025, Trump’s proposals align with it on certain matters, including phasing out a Cabinet department. He wants to “close the Department of Education in Washington, D.C. and send it back to the States, where it belongs, and let the States run our educational system as it should be run.”

A.G. Gancarski

A.G. Gancarski has been the Northeast Florida correspondent for Florida Politics since 2014. He writes for the New York Post and National Review also, with previous work in the American Conservative and Washington Times and a 15+ year run as a columnist in Folio Weekly. He can be reached at [email protected] or on Twitter: @AGGancarski


  • Martin Huxstep

    July 9, 2024 at 10:40 am

    The Democrats are habitual and pathological liars and they will stop at nothing to retain power as they evolve to full blown Communism.

    How much of what they say is truthful? ZERO!

    • PeterH

      July 9, 2024 at 10:43 am

      Crazy talk. Your Party owns Project 2025 ……

      • My Take

        July 9, 2024 at 12:12 pm

        And practices pathological inveterate lying.

      • My Take

        July 9, 2024 at 12:12 pm

        And practices pathological inveterate lying.

    • rick whitaker

      July 9, 2024 at 11:51 am

      martin huxstep, do you have a leg monitor on so that the psychiatric officials can monitor you? you sound like a maga nutcase. it’s the gop that lies, not the dems, have you lost your mind.

      • katie Fordham

        July 9, 2024 at 4:22 pm

        Yeah, its people like you who are gonna loose their minds when Trump takes office in 2025.

        We were warned about crazy, hate filled people like you.

        Right? Hate has no home here? Oh that’s right, only dems can use that slogan. HYPOCRITES ALL OF YOU….

        You have lost the ability to reason. Better get a stuffed animal and fluffy pillow for your next FOUR YEARS…

        Its coming!

        • My Take

          July 9, 2024 at 10:48 pm

          Today’s Republicans ooze hate. They drip with hate. Generating hate is a basic metabolic function with today’s Republican.

          • My Pronoun Is?

            July 10, 2024 at 8:19 am

            Poor Chicken Little.

  • PeterH

    July 9, 2024 at 10:42 am

    The architects of PROJECT 2025 are employed by Donald Trump. Steve Miller left the White House at the end of Trump’s presidency and REMAINED employed by Trump as an adviser. Miller leads PROJECT 2025 along with several Trump cabinet members. Trump is the leader of the GQP and he has full knowledge of this divisive white paper. Google it…..PROJECT 2025 is FAR MORE than a push for nationwide abortion.

  • Tjb

    July 9, 2024 at 11:46 am

    Project 2025 , if implemented will destroy democracy and make trump essentially a dictator. Is this making America great?

  • My Take

    July 9, 2024 at 12:17 pm

    TRUMP’s 2025 FASCISM Plan

    Who else would use it?

  • My Take

    July 9, 2024 at 12:31 pm

    Who would Trump most resemble?
    Franco, Pinochet, Stroesner, Papa Doc, Baby Doc?

    • MH/Duuuval

      July 9, 2024 at 12:59 pm

      Hope I live to see the vast memorial that will be built for Trump’s earthly remains — something on the lines of Franco’s original resting place, the Valley of the Fallen. (He was transferred to more appropriate resting place in 2019 since he was a disgrace to the memory of those who died on both side of Spain’s civil war in the 1930.)

      • My Take

        July 9, 2024 at 1:17 pm

        I’ve seen a photo of the big valley memorial.

        Tastelessly grandiose.

        Kind of just what you would expect of the Falange.

        • My Take

          July 9, 2024 at 1:19 pm

          Not wanting to make this comparison fascist vs; communist, moreso taste, but compare with the memorial outside of Stalingrad.

          • MH/Duuuval

            July 9, 2024 at 5:40 pm

            Authoritarianism covers it all.

    • Paul Passarelli

      July 9, 2024 at 1:12 pm


  • Dick Whitaker

    July 9, 2024 at 1:03 pm

    Martin is absolutely correct. The Demo / zombie machine has been lying to the American people since King Joe and Queen
    Jill took over. Suddenly the daily White House briefings are more animated now since the zombie media got caught protecting Joe. Now they pepper KJP with questions as they attempt to separate themselves from the coverup.

    • PeterH

      July 9, 2024 at 2:01 pm

      Martin knows quite a bit about lying ….. he’s a real estate agent!

    • Darc Seed

      July 9, 2024 at 3:10 pm

      You need some new material. Seriously, step away from fox news. Talk about zombie nation.

      • Impeach Biden

        July 9, 2024 at 4:05 pm

        Darc Seed Doesn’t even mention the coverup by the White House staff, the DNC, MSNBC, CNN, The New York Times, etc. Darc Seed is fine with a President that has full blown dementia. Darc Seed is okay with the Southern Border debacle, inflation, fuel prices, defunding the police, and on and on.

        • Tom

          July 9, 2024 at 4:19 pm

          No idea who you’re talking to or what you’re talking about but maybe a mental health day is in order. Just a friendly suggestion.

          • MH/Duuuval

            July 9, 2024 at 5:42 pm

            Makes you wonder if watching MSNBC, etc., makes right-wingers alone rabid — like those new-fangled pathogens.

          • Impeach Biden

            July 9, 2024 at 7:40 pm

            Darc Seed. Reading is fundamental Tom.

    • rick whitaker

      July 10, 2024 at 12:13 pm

      dick whitaker, WTF is a zombie? fictional character, like jesus, you people love fictional characters.

  • My Take

    July 9, 2024 at 10:12 pm

    Trump’s Plan for FASCISM should decide this election.
    Everything else pales.

    • Impeach Biden

      July 10, 2024 at 6:09 am

      Good morning Chicken Little. Speaking of someone that needs new material. By the way your scenario will never, ever happen.

      • rick whitaker

        July 10, 2024 at 12:14 pm


  • My Take

    July 10, 2024 at 12:36 pm





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