“The country is sick of this guy’s tantrum [sic] – he’s a child,” 57-year-old Walsh, told ABC’s This Week – a long-shot challenge.
Friends, I'm in. We can't take four more years of Donald Trump. And that's why I'm running for President.
It won't be easy, but bravery is never easy. But together, we can do it. Join me… join us: go to https://t.co/d40HA9h2Kz.
Let's show the world we're ready to be brave.
— Joe Walsh (@WalshFreedom) August 25, 2019
However, Trump has not yet made any public comment over Walsh’s announcement, according to BBC news.
“I’m running because he’s unfit – somebody needs to step up and there needs to be an alternative,” he told ABC.
Why did I decide to primary @realDonaldTrump? Because when he was told about the skyrocketing debt & deficits, he said he didn’t give a damn because he’d be long gone when the bill hits.
— Joe Walsh (@WalshFreedom) August 26, 2019
Both men are facing White House Republican race to become the next President of the United States of America.