Right now there are two serious candidates for the GOP nomination for president in 2024.
One announced, and one still on the sidelines.
I am of course speaking of former President Trump and Governor Ron DeSantis. Nikki Haley jumped into the race the other day, and last night tech entrepreneur Vivek Ramaswamy jumped into the race.
Each of these other candidates is an impressive person with appealing qualities, but neither strikes me as a serious threat to the frontrunners. Former Governor Larry Hogan, of course, might upend the standings in the race should he decide to jump in, because as the twice-elected and surprisingly popular governor of Maryland he of course would light the world on fire. Read more…