Trump urges Supreme Court to quash 2024 ballot removal challenges

Former President Donald Trump told the Supreme Court on Thursday to reverse a ruling barring him from the primary ballot in Colorado and declare him eligible to seek and hold the office of the presidency, asking the justices to bring a “swift and decisive end” to dozens of 14th Amendment challenges against him.

Trump’s lawyers filed a brief outlining his legal justification for why he should remain on state primary ballots as he faces dozens of similar challenges, not just in the Centennial State. The Supreme Court is slated to hold oral arguments over the dispute on Feb. 8.

Republican presidential candidate former President Donald Trump speaks at a campaign event in Portsmouth, N.H., Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2024. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

“The court should put a swift and decisive end to these ballot-disqualification efforts, which threaten to disenfranchise tens of millions of
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