Announcing his candidacy for next year’s presidential election on May 24. Ron DeSantisin a radio show Donald TrumpUploaded to .
DeSantis on financial and cultural matters “left” Trump, who he claims has slipped, “Walt Disney World, the famous entertainment center where it fights the sexualization of children” He even said that he stood against him on the matter.
“I don’t know what happened to Trump. This is a different man than when he raced in 2015 and 2016,” said DeSantis, arguing that the direction Trump’s campaign was taking was wrong.
After Trump announced DeSantis’ candidacy, he shared on his social media site TruthSocial that Florida Governor DeSantis was better than Democratic governors, but “mediocre” according to Republican governors.
DeSantis Covid-19 Criticizing his decisions about the epidemic and Disney, Trump emphasized that DeSantis was far behind him in the polls.
TRUMP’S NEAREST COMPETITOR
In the poll conducted by Morning Consult among the Republican party primary voters between May 19-21, 58 percent of the respondents said Trump, while his closest rival DeSantis fell 38 points behind and remained in the 20th percentile.
Trump had previously warned DeSantis, whom he has often blamed, not to run, arguing that he would split the party’s votes.
In addition to Trump and DeSantis, names such as former US Permanent Representative to the UN Nikki Haley, young multimillionaire Vivek Ramaswamy, businessperson Perry Johnson, conservative black radio host Larry Elder, Senator Tim Scott and politician Asa Hutchinson are among the names who have already announced their candidacy from the Republican Party. is located.
Former Vice President Mike Pence is among the names expected to be a candidate for the 2024 presidential election.