Joe Raedle / Getty ImagesThen-President Donald Trump greets Ron DeSantis as his wife, Casey DeSantis, looks on during a rally for DeSantis’ gubernatorial campaign at the Hertz Arena in Estero, Florida, on Oct. 31, 2018. (Joe Raedle / Getty Images)
Former President Donald Trump said Thursday that he would consider picking Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis as his running mate in the 2024 presidential election.
Trump made his comments in an interview with Fox Business’s Maria Bartiromo, where he discussed the ongoing border crisis, President Joe Biden’s proposed tax hikes and his own potential 2024 presidential bid.
When asked by Bartiromo if he sees a running mate in DeSantis, Trump replied, “He’s a friend of mine. I endorsed Ron, and after I endorsed him, he took off like a rocketship. He’s done a great job as governor. A lot of people like that — you know, I’m just saying what