It was almost an afterthought, coming as it did in the final 10 minutes of a 99-minute speech to thousands of supporters at a rally Saturday night in Florence, Arizona.
Far and away Mr. Trump’s biggest political target is in his crosshairs next week. That would be his archnemesis, Rep. Liz Cheney, Wyoming Republican, who has been the former president’s most vitriolic GOP critic.
The West is burning again. As millions of residents can attest, the reddish nighttime glow emanating from the dry hills is a seasonal occurrence in a region known for its hot and dry summers.