Ron DeSantis took the stage in Iowa’s Jasper County on Saturday, billing his appearance as the culmination of his tour of the state’s 99 counties and hoping to inject enthusiasm into his well-funded but difficult presidential campaign. The Florida governor, who is trailing front-runner former President Donald J. Trump, said he was fulfilling his campaign […]
Negative mailers are saturating Iowa mailboxes. Attack ads are saturating the airwaves. And the knockers are spreading from Des Moines to Dubuque and everywhere in between. The Iowa caucuses, the first race on the Republican nominating calendar, are poised to play an especially consequential role in 2024. But with just 49 days left, Donald J.
For months, former President Donald J. Trump and Gov. Ron DeSantis, Florida’s most prominent politicians, have circled each other on the campaign trail, with Trump constantly ridiculing DeSantis and the governor just beginning to fight back. On Saturday, their political fight reached Florida, where both candidates were scheduled to speak at the Florida Freedom Summit,