Trump seeks to disavow ‘Project 2025’ despite ties to conservative group

President of the Heritage Foundation Kevin Roberts speaks during a press conference with members of the House Freedom Caucus in September 2023 on Capitol Hill in Washington. (REUTERS/Elizabeth Frantz/File Photo)

Former President Donald Trump tried to distance himself on Friday from a conservative group’s sweeping plans for the next Republican presidency, days after its leader claimed a second American Revolution was underway that would “remain bloodless if the left allows it to be.”