Trump rally today LIVE news – Donald addresses Nebraska crowd after Friday's rally CANCELED last minute due to weather

FORMER President Donald Trump is holding another rally tonight in support of candidates he’s endorsed in the upcoming election.

Trump is set to speak tonight at a "Save America" rally in Nebraska at the I-80 speedway near Greenwood.

Tonight's event was originally planned for Friday, April 29, but had to be rescheduled due to severe weather.

The rally begins at 2pm and though Kellyanne Conway and Mike Lindell were originally set to give speeches on Friday, it's unclear if they'll be in attendance tonight.

Trump is set to speak at 5pm along with Nebraska Republican Gubernatorial candidate, Charles Herbster.

The event comes as the former President continues to drop hints over a potential run to return to the White House in 2024.

Trump hinted at another possible presidential run in a Thanksgiving message in November 2021.

Read our Donald Trump rally live blog for the latest news and updates…

  • Carsen Holaday

    Who is Kellyanne Conway?

    Kellyanne Conway was the first woman campaign manager of either major political party to win a presidential general election.

    Before her work with Donald Trump, the 54-year-old was a political pollster and consultant specializing in targeting women voters.

    She served as Trump's third campaign manager and was also a frequent guest on television news shows.

    Conway is expected to speak at the rally tonight.

  • Forrest McFarland

    Trump canceled the rally

    The former president canceled the rally due to inclement weather.

    The event is now set to take place on Sunday.

  • Josie Rhodes Cook

    Rally schedule

    The schedule for tonight's rally is as follows, according to Election News:

    • 8am – Parking opens
    • 3pm – Doors open
    • 5pm – Rally starts
    • 9pm – Trump set to speak
    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Trump Jr texts, continued

      The texts also noted that if those measures didn’t work, lawmakers in Congress could dismiss the electoral results and vote to keep President Trump in office.

      It is unclear if Trump will address these claims at the rally on Friday or at any future point.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Trump Jr texts surface

      Donald Trump Jr texted White House chief of staff, Mark Meadows, two days after the 2020 presidential election with strategies for overturning the result if Trump’s father lost, CNN reported in early April.

      The text was reportedly sent two days before President Joe Biden was announced as the winner.

      CNN reported that Trump Jr’s text made “specific reference to filing lawsuits and advocating recounts to prevent certain swing states from certifying their results.” 

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Trump warns of possible war, continued

      Referring to the word nuclear as the "n-word," Trump said during his chat with Morgan: "He [Vladimir Putin] uses the n-word, the nuclear word all the time."

      "That's a no-no, you're not supposed to do that. He uses it on a daily basis. And everybody's so afraid… and as they're afraid, he uses it more and more."

      He accused his successor Joe Biden of "kowtowing" to Russia and said he would have been stronger in standing up to Putin.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Trump warns Piers Morgan about war

      The former US president, speaking to Piers Morgan on his flagship show on TalkTV, recently claimed that the war with Ukraine "would have never happened" if he was still Commander in Chief and that the world could be heading for a nuclear war.

      Talking about the current crop of leaders, he said: "Our leaders are not smart… if they're not smart you're going to end up in a nuclear war."

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Trump 'back' on Truth Social, continued

      The former President also shared a photo of himself on his phone outside of Mar A Lago.

      The post signaled Trump's return to social media after he was banned from Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram after the events of January 6, 2021.

      Speaking to Fox News on April 25, Trump said, "I am not going on Twitter, I am going to stay on TRUTH."

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Trump says ‘I’m BACK’ on Truth Social

      Former President Donald Trump declared that he is "BACK" on Truth Social network after he vowed not to return to Twitter despite Elon Musk's takeover.

      Trump posted for the first time after saying on April 25 he would be joining Truth Social within the next several days.

      "I'M BACK! #COVFEFE," the former president shared to the platform, making a reference to his infamous 2017 viral tweet.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      What has Trump said about TRUTH Social?

      On October 20, 2021, Trump announced the launch of his own social media platform, called TRUTH Social.

      “We live in a world where the Taliban has a huge presence on Twitter, yet your favorite American president has been silenced,” Trump said in a statement regarding his social media ban that was put into place following the January 6 Capitol Riots.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      How many times has Trump been impeached, continued

      Democrats in the House of Representatives voted to impeach Trump for a second time after the events at the US Capitol on January 6, 2021.

      Trump is the first president in US history to be impeached twice after the House charged him with “incitement of insurrection” on January 13, 2021, over the US Capitol siege.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      How many times has Trump been impeached?

      On December 18, 2019, an action on impeachment was initiated against former President Donald Trump when the House of Representatives approved articles of impeachment on charges of abuse of power and obstruction of Congress.

      The representatives pointed to Trump pressuring Ukraine to investigate 2020 political rival Biden while withholding as leverage military aid, as well as attempting to block a House investigation.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      'A political hit-piece'

      Herbster’s campaign manager, Ellen Keast, denied the women’s allegations “unequivocally" in a statement after the claims were reported, The Nebraska Examiner reported.

      Keast said that “this is a political hit-piece built on 100 percent false and baseless claims.”

      She also blamed the “political establishment” for “smearing and trying to destroy him with lies.”

      “Charles W. Herbster has a lifetime record of empowering women to lead,” Keast said in her statement.

      "His company, farm, and campaign are all run by women. Despite leading hundreds of employees, not once has his reputation been attacked in this disgusting manner."

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Allegations against Herbster

      Several women have accused Charles Herbster of touching them inappropriately between 2017 and 2022.

      The incidents occurred during events such as beauty pageants or political fundraisers, Newsweek reported.

      One woman alleged that Herbster privately grabbed and forcibly kissed her.

      Herbster denied all allegations reported by The Nebraska Examiner.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Who is Charles Herbster, part three

      Former President Trump also appointed Herbster as Deputy Secretary of Agriculture and he was chair of Trump's agricultural committee in 2016, Newsweek noted.

      In April of this year, Herbster was accused of groping eight women, including Republican State Senator Julie Slama in 2019.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Who is Charles Herbster, continued

      Herbster met Trump at the former president's Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida in 2013, Newsweek reported.

      In 2015, Herbster was in Trump Tower in New York City when Trump announced his intention to run for president.

      He was also present when Trump gave a speech at the "Stop the Steal" rally in Washington DC just moments before his supporters stormed the Capitol on January 6, 2021.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Who is Charles Herbster?

      Charles Herbster is the owner of agricultural enterprises including Herbster Angus Farms in Falls City and Conklin, a Kansas City firm that sells a mix of products from farm fertilizers to motor oils, Newsweek reported.

      He ran in the 2014 gubernatorial election in Nebraska, but dropped out after a few weeks after concerns arose that he actually lived in Kansas City, Missouri

      Trump endorsed Charles Herbster for Nebraska governor back in October last year.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      When are Trump's next rallies?

      Trump has been holding a series of rallies in the months leading up to the November midterm elections.

      The next rally to close out the month will take place on April 29 in Greenwood, Nebraska at 9pm, according to Election News.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Will Donald Trump run for President in 2024, continued

      Trump has also teased another presidential run at his latest rallies.

      On Saturday, at another event, he said that in 2024, Republicans will take back “that very, very, very, very beautiful White House.”

      He ended his speech by saying that Republicans will make America powerful, strong, and safe again, before ending with his classic slogan: “And we will Make America Great Again.”

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Will Donald Trump run for President in 2024?

      Trump has teased another presidential run but has not officially confirmed he’ll be campaigning in 2024.

      Trump hinted at another possible presidential run in a Thanksgiving message in November 2021.

      “A very interesting time in our Country, but do not worry, we will be great again – and we will all do it together,” the former president said in a statement. 

      “America will never fail, and we will never allow it to go in the wrong direction. Too many generations of greatness are counting on us. Enjoy your Thanksgiving knowing that a wonderful future lies ahead!” he added. 

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Special guests

      Nebraska Republican Gubernatorial candidate, Charles Herbster, is appearing at the rally, and special guests Kellyanne Conway and Mike Lindell are scheduled to give speeches.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      Where is the rally?

      On April 29, 2022, Trump will be heading to Nebraska to hold a "Save America" rally at the I-80 speedway near Greenwood.

    • Josie Rhodes Cook

      When is Trump speaking?

      Donald Trump is set to speak at 9pm ET along with Nebraska Republican Gubernatorial candidate, Charles Herbster.

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