- After making a campaign pit stop in Davenport, Iowa, Donald Trump has dug into Ron DeSantis again.
- Trump has found a new way to criticize the governor of Florida aboard the Boeing 757 “Trump Force One.”
- Trump joked that DeSantis would work for Pizza Hut without first helping. Bloomberg.
Former President Donald Trump was torn apart by friend-turned-enemy Ron DeSantis this week after a 2024 election pit stop in Iowa over fast food on his plane dubbed “Trump Force One.” It was
According to Bloomberg, Trump’s rally in Davenport, Iowa on Monday saw more insults thrown at former ally and Florida governor Ron DeSantis, evoking a trend similar to past campaign rallies. While he has attended election rallies in battleground states, Mr. DeSantis is being held in Florida’s legislative session.
While feasting on Kentucky Fried Chicken on the plane after the rally, Trump accused DeSantis of being unfaithful and claimed the Florida governor’s political career would never have taken off without him, according to Bloomberg. continued to
“Now he’ll be working in a law firm. Schwartz, Schwartz, Schwartz, and Schwartz. My f—— where’s the governor? Where’s my governor? Bring him here! He will fire him in 10 minutes, Trump told reporters on the plane with a laugh, according to Bloomberg.
Prior to serving as Congressman and Governor of Florida, DeSantis attended Harvard Law School, served as an officer in the U.S. Navy Judges General (JAG) Corps, and served as legal counsel to the U.S. Navy SEAL.
An early Quinnipiac poll of 1,795 adults found that 46% of Republican voters said they supported Trump and 32% said they supported DeSantis, with a sample margin of error of +/- 2.3%. It was a point, and it was suggested that Mr. Trump was a more popular candidate than Mr. DeSantis.
DeSantis’ office did not immediately respond to Insider’s request for comment.
Trump came up with the Florida governor’s nickname “Tiny D” when he spoke to reporters on the plane. traversed by
“Remember, this Ron DeSanctimonias probably works for a law firm or Pizza Hut,” Trump told reporters, according to reports.