Republican Congressman Endorses DeSantis for President

Texas Republican Rep. Chip Roy introduced Wednesday that he’s endorsing Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis for president.

“It’s time for Ron DeSantis to be President of america,” Roy stated in a marketing campaign electronic mail obtained by The Every day Sign.

DeSantis is taken into account one of many prime 2024 contenders, although he has not but introduced a presidential marketing campaign.

“The following President of america have to be a vibrant and energetic chief with the religion, imaginative and prescient, and braveness to chart a brand new course,” Roy stated within the electronic mail. “America wants a frontrunner who will actually defend her and empower the individuals in opposition to the harmful pressure of unrestrained authorities and company extra, profligate spending, and woke cultural indoctrination.”

“That chief is Florida Governor Ron DeSantis,” he continued.

“Governor DeSantis is a person of conviction — a person who places his religion in God first as a devoted husband and father,” the congressman wrote. “He grew up a blue collar child who labored laborious, obtained an amazing schooling, and used it instantly to serve his nation. He loves America unapologetically however loves freedom and the rule of regulation much more, with the braveness to combat for each.”

Roy praised DeSantis’s “no-nonsense authorities and fearless rejection of woke ‘standard knowledge,’” pointing to his dealing with of the COVID-19 pandemic in Florida in addition to his confirmed “potential to win on the poll field time and time once more.”

“Maybe most of all, Governor DeSantis makes clear he would lead our nation as commander in chief with the sort of resolve and sober energy that produces peace by way of energy,” Roy wrote. “A veteran himself, he acknowledges {that a} navy is greatest when it’s robust, non-politically right, and deadly – whereas being sparingly however decisively used and never mired in infinite, protracted navy engagements throughout the globe.”

“America has been constructed upon and outlined by the sacrifices of 1 era for the following,” he continued. “When Republicans select our 2024 presidential nominee — whom I intend to assist in opposition to Joe Biden or every other Democrat candidate — I consider it’s time for a brand new era of management. It’s time for youthful, however confirmed, management to supply America eight strong years of transformational change.”

The information comes after a senior adviser in former President Donald Trump’s administration, Ken Cuccinelli, launched a political motion committee calling on the Florida governor to run for president within the 2024 election. Cuccinelli’s NEVER BACK DOWN PAC particularly calls on DeSantis to steer the Republican Social gathering to victory over President Joe Biden.

The presidential marketing campaign of former President Donald Trump and Group DeSantis didn’t instantly reply to requests for remark from The Every day Sign.

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