'It Is the Era of Trump': How the President Is Remaking the Republican Party

//'It Is the Era of Trump': How the President Is Remaking the Republican Party

'It Is the Era of Trump': How the President Is Remaking the Republican Party

JACKSONVILLE, Fla.—For months after Republican Adam Putnam entered the Florida gubernatorial race, he seemed almost unbeatable. He had a record of government experience and political success, a trove of endorsements, robust fundraising and a solid lead in most polls over his principal rival, GOP Rep. Ron DeSantis.

Then Mr. DeSantis, a vocal defender of President Trump, picked up the president’s endorsement in June, touted it in a new ad, and appeared with Mr. Trump at a campaign rally in Tampa. Mr. DeSantis shot to the lead…

By | 2018-08-28T21:31:30+00:00 August 28th, 2018|Conservatism and the GOP|

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