“I aspire to be president America To usher in the great comeback of our nation”, said DeSantis, 44, in a conversation with Elon Musk on the Twitter space. The launch was bumpy as technical issues caused long delays in transmission.
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before the hour, Ron DeSantis He had already submitted the necessary documents to the Central Election Commission.
“I’m running for president to lead our great American comeback,” wrote DeSantis on Twitter. He also released his first official campaign video.
He has mentioned it in that video FloridaHis administration has chosen “facts over fear, education over indoctrination, law and order over chaos and mayhem”.
Next DeSantis Y Donald TrumpThe former governor of South Carolina is running for the Republican nomination Nikki HaleyBusinessman Vivek RamasamyFormer Governor of Arkansas Asa HutchinsonRadio host Larry Elder and Senator from South Carolina Tim Scott.
At the same time, those who decided to apply were the former Vice President Mike PenceFormer Governor of New Jersey Chris ChristieFormer Mayor of Miami Francis Xavier Suarezand Governor of New Hampshire Chris Sununu.
Here’s how the Republican race is going, according to average polls conducted by RealClearPolitics:
- Donald Trump56.3%
- Ron DeSantis19.4%
- Mike Pence5.6%
- Nikki Haley4.3%
- Vivek Ramasamy3.6%
- Tim Scott1,8%
- Larry Elder1.3%
- Chris Christie1.2%
- Asa Hutchinson1.1%
- Chris Sununu0.7%
As for Democratic PartyPresident Joe Biden, The 80-year-old announced on April 25 that he would seek re-election.
So far there are two contenders for the primaries Democratic Party: Marianne Williamson, self-help author and former spiritual advisor to Oprah Winfrey; and Robert F. Kennedy Jr., former President John F. Kennedy’s son-in-law was a well-known anti-vaccination activist.
Los Republican presidential election They are scheduled to take place between February and June 2024. Democrats also hope to begin in February and determine their nominee in early March 2024 on what is known as Super Tuesday.
The presidential elections in the United States will be held on Tuesday, November 5, 2024.
Here is a list of the top 7 Republican candidates:
He is 76. He has been the President of the United States From January 20, 2017 to January 20, 2021. He lost re-election to Democrat Joe Biden in 2020, although he continues to maintain without evidence that fraud took place. He is campaigning as he faces multiple legal investigations, an indictment and a recent ruling against him in a civil case. He has a very strong base among Republican voters, although he has weakened somewhat after the 2022 midterm elections, as several candidates he publicly supported failed. AndWith so few opposition votes against him, there are plenty of Republican candidates running in his favor.
He is 44 years old and has been the Governor of Florida since 2019. He promises to make his state a laboratory of conservative ideas. Ready to fight liberals. The last measure he promoted is considered the toughest immigration law in the United States because it criminalizes being undocumented. Earlier, he led a non-interventionist response to the coronavirus pandemic. He has placed limits on the teaching of racial history in schools, enforced significant restrictions on the state’s LGBTQ residents and anti-abortion policies. One of his laws, known as “Don’t Tell the Gays,” pitted him against Disney, which, after publicly criticizing it, lost the autonomy it had exercised at its parks for more than half a century. Florida
He is 51 years old Daughter of Indian immigrants who founded a successful clothing and gift business. Her full name is Nimrata Nikki Randhawa. He was the governor of South Carolina and a former US ambassador to the United Nations in the Trump administration. He has long been seen as a rising Republican star, managing to avoid extremes while maintaining grassroots support. In this campaign, He made age central to his discourse and advocated some form of age-based ability testing.
He is 37 and He is the son of Indian immigrants. BResident Executive of Strive Asset Management, a billionaire entrepreneur and author. He describes himself as “anti-progressive” (not progressive) and has made a name for himself in right-wing circles for opposing corporate efforts to advance political, social and environmental causes. He has never held elected office. In an interview Tucker Carlson of Fox News said, Their top priorities include ending affirmative action (Equal Employment Opportunity Measures)To “fully disconnect” from China, overhaul US immigration policy and use the military to fight drug cartels in Central America.
He was 57 years old and the first black Republican senator from the southern United States in more than a century. He has been one of the leading voices of his party on racial issues. He was raised by a single mother and was a failing student until he met the owner of a Chick-fil-A restaurant, who he says mentored him and taught him conservative values. He considers himself a deeply religious man. “My family went from cotton to Congress. It was possible because my grandfather had a dogged faith. I am living proof that America is a land of opportunity, not oppression,” he said on May 22. His nomination officer.
The 71-year-old is a conservative radio host. In 2021, he lost a recall election against California Governor Gavin Newsom. On the radio he advocated far-right positions such as eliminating the minimum wage. During his campaign for the recall election, he mostly focused on crime, school choice, and expressed opposition to mitigation measures for the coronavirus pandemic. On his website, he maintains that Democratic-run cities are “innocent and corrupt minorities who falsely accuse police officers of systematic racism” and criticized the Joe Biden administration for using “soft approaches” to crime.
The 72-year-old is a two-term governor of Arkansas. AndLawyer and businessman. He is one of the few leading Republicans to openly criticize Donald Trump. Rejecting Trump’s attempt to change the outcome of the 2020 election, he has also said that he should withdraw from the current presidential election. MHe was a representative in the United States Congress from 1997 to 2001, representing Arkansas’ 3rd Congressional District. He was one of 13 House officials who participated in the impeachment of President Bill Clinton. He headed the Drug Enforcement Administration and the Department of Homeland Security’s Border and Transportation Security Directorate.
He is 80 years old and is running for re-election. He presents himself as a defender of democracy and a stabilizing force after the upheaval caused by the Trump administration. At age 29, he became one of the youngest elected to the United States Senate. A few weeks after that election, tragedy struck his family when his wife Neilia and daughter Naomi were killed in a car accident, and their sons Hunter and Beau were critically injured. SHe married Jill Jacobs in 1977. He is expected to base his re-election campaign on his bipartisan achievements like a major infrastructure bill and his support for Democratic priorities like abortion rights. He holds the distinction of being the oldest serving President of the United States.
He is 70. He is the author of self-help books and spiritual advisor to host Oprah Winfrey. This is his second time running for the Democratic nomination. In his 2020 campaign, he said he would create a federal Department of Peace, support slavery reparations, and said Trumpism was symptomatic of a disease in the American psyche that political agendas could not cure. On March 4, when he officially announced his candidacy, he said he opposed a free-market “mindset” and a corrupt political system that prioritized greed above all “like a nuclear weapon of economic injustice.” “The American people have been trained to expect very little,” he said. “The American people have been deceived.”
Robert F. Kennedy Jr
He is 69. He is the son of former President John F. Kennedy’s son-in-law and a well-known anti-vaccination activist. He was once known as an environmental advocate who worked on issues such as clean water. But over the past two decades, he has become one of the leading voices of the anti-vaccine movement. His work has been described as deceptive and dangerous by his own family members and public health experts. He said childhood vaccinations have been linked to autism and talked about mandatory coronavirus vaccination mandates and other measures to mitigate the pandemic. He compared vaccination policies to Nazi Germany, for which he later apologized.