Rumors are swirling that former President Donald Trump is eyeing Florida Governor Ron DeSantis as a potential running mate for the 2024 presidential election. Reports suggest Trump’s campaign advisors are pushing for DeSantis to be selected.
Despite mounting pressure from his supporters, Trump has yet to make a definitive decision on the issue at hand.
According to a reliable source, there are talks among supporters to strike a deal with DeSantis in order to prevent him from opposing Trump and to infuse the campaign with a fresh dose of youthful conservative energy.
Trump ‘listening’ to insiders urging him to make DeSantis his VP pick https://t.co/jI2TDXRM75 pic.twitter.com/5L8jYRnehy
— New York Post (@nypost) April 25, 2023
Speculation is circulating that DeSantis is gearing up to announce his presidential bid at the end of May; although he has yet to make an official statement.
According to sources, the governor is reportedly exploring the possibility of a future presidential campaign and may delay his candidacy until 2028. A few donors are said to be pulling for an alliance between Trump and DeSantis.
If Trump makes DeSantis the VP in 2024 it's a win win for everyone. https://t.co/ib2bAwoAej
— Real Political Data (@RealPData) April 26, 2023
A new survey revealed a vast majority of GOP primary voters are still firmly in favor of former President Donald Trump, with 58% indicating their intention to support him in the 2024 election.
Meanwhile, 21% of respondents would throw their weight behind Florida Governor Ron DeSantis if he were to run.
The news that Trump is considering DeSantis for the vice presidency also comes after he admitted to Newsmax host Greg Kelly on Tuesday that he is “very down” with the Florida governor.
DeSantis’ potential as Trump’s running mate could prove to be a game-changer for the campaign, as he is expected to attract significant financial support. Despite recent attacks by Trump, he and DeSantis may form a surprising partnership.
Amidst the ambiguity surrounding Trump’s verdict, the announcement has already stirred up excitement among conservative backers.
As the highly anticipated 2024 election draws near, the American people eagerly await the announcement of Trump’s running mate. The decision is sure to have a significant impact on the outcome of the election and the future of our great nation.This article appeared in The Political Globe and has been published here with permission.