Trump Jr. to interview president for reelection campaign's online show 'Triggered'

Trump Jr. to interview president for reelection campaign's online show 'Triggered'
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President TrumpDonald John TrumpUPS, FedEx shut down calls to handle mail-in ballots, warn of 'significant' problems: report Controversial GOP Georgia candidate attempts to distance from QAnon Trump orders TikTok parent company to sell US assets within 90 days MORE will sit for an interview with his son, Donald Trump Jr.Don John TrumpWatchdog to weigh probe of Trump administration advancements of Pebble Mine Trump pledges to look at 'both sides' on Pebble Mine Twitter limits Donald Trump Jr.'s account after sharing coronavirus disinformation MORE, on Thursday night for his reelection campaign’s online show “Triggered,” a source tells The Hill.

The interview marks the first time the president will appear on one of the online shows, which have become a staple of his campaign’s media efforts since the coronavirus lockdown.

The interview comes ahead of the president’s return to the campaign trail on Saturday in Tulsa, Okla., his first rally since March.


Trump’s poll numbers have fallen in recent weeks amid the economic uncertainty from the pandemic and civil unrest following the police killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis.

Presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe BidenJoe BidenOn The Money: Economists flabbergasted after Congress leaves with no deal | Markets rise as the economy struggles | Retail sales slow in July Congress exits with no deal, leaving economists flabbergasted Trump touts NYC police union endorsement: 'Pro-cop all the way' MORE leads Trump by 8.1 points in the RealClearPolitics average of national polls with less than five months to go until Election Day.