Former President Donald Trump will be allowed back on Twitter, Elon Musk tweeted on November 19, 2022,
“The people have spoken. Trump will be reinstated. Vox Populi, Vox Dei,” Musk tweeted.
Musk made the controversial move in the wake of a Twitter poll that he has been running on his page.
Here’s what you need to know:
Trump Won Musk’s Twitter Poll But Not By a Lot
The people have spoken.
Trump will be reinstated.
Vox Populi, Vox Dei. https://t.co/jmkhFuyfkv
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 20, 2022
More than 15 million people weighed in on Musk’s Twitter poll regarding Trump. Musk had asked people to vote yes or no as to whether Trump should be reinstated.
Giving Trump access to Twitter won Musk’s poll 51.8% to 48.2%.
Reinstate former President Trump
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) November 19, 2022
Trump has his own social media platform now, so it’s not clear whether he will rejoin Twitter. He did use Truth Social to urge people to vote to reinstate him in Musk’s poll, though. Trump is again a candidate for president.
Musk earlier reinstated satire site Babylon Bee and comedienne Kathy Griffin, among others.