Weeks earlier than the presidential election, Jon Voight is interesting to his fan base to re-elect President Trump, calling his opponent Joe Biden “evil.”
The 81-year-old Academy winner and long-time supporter of Trump laid out his ideas in a two-minute video posted to Friday on Twitter. “Biden is evil. Trump should win. He’s actual,” stated Voight. “He’ll carry again the folks’s belief. These leftists will not be for the American folks. It is the largest cover-up ever.”
Arguing that former vice-president Biden will solely implement Obama-era insurance policies that “weakened America,” the actor, who can be the daddy of Angelina Jolie, then stated the “deceitful” left has “lied to the American folks.”
Voight’s assist for President Trump is not any Hollywood secret. In a Could Twitter video titled “A Message of Hope,” he praised the POTUS as “a real patriot” who “will shield his nation until the tip, with dignity, honor, respect and love.” And in March, Voight posted a video message about overcoming the coronavirus pandemic, ending with, “And should god shield our president and his household.”
In November, President Trump awarded Voight with the Nationwide Medal of Arts in a White Home ceremony. The award is given by a president to artists who, in accordance with the Nationwide Endowment for the Arts, “…are deserving of particular recognition by motive of their excellent contributions to the excellence, development, assist and availability of the humanities in the USA.”
On the occasion, Trump praised Voight’s efficiency within the 1979 movie The Champ. “Everybody was crying at that film. I attempted to not, Jon. It wasn’t simple,” he stated. “We love having you right here, particularly as a result of it’s somebody that I occur to actually like.”
Whereas Voight is kind of vocal in his assist for president, calling his 2019 impeachment for abuse of energy and obstruction of congress, a “lie,” Jolie isn’t.
Final yr, when requested by Leisure Tonight for her views on the impeachment course of, she demurred. “I actually didn’t wish to converse politics tonight,” stated Jolie on the premiere of her movie Maleficent: Mistress Of Evil. “We reside in a rustic of legal guidelines and…I don’t consider it ought to be my opinion. One thing as critical as impeachment…isn’t for me to resolve, it isn’t my opinion about it that ever issues. It’s concerning the information and the legislation.”
In his most up-to-date video, Voight stated Trump “is a person of integrity, combating for you and this nation’s welfare. He loves this nation as you do.”
With solely weeks till the presidential election, celebrities have been pushing for his or her selection candidates — Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson, Jennifer Lopez, Alex Rodriguez and Hailey Bieber are voting for Biden whereas Bieber’s father Stephen Baldwin and Kirstie Alley have championed Trump.
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