Trump and DeSantis lead CPAC Straw Poll for 2024 GOP Nomination

Former President Donald Trump and Florida Governor Ron DeSantis were the leaders of the pack coming out of this weekends Conservative Political Action Conference in Florida this weekend.

In a straw poll of 2,574 attendees, the former president led with 59% of respondents saying they would vote for Trump in the 2024 Republican primary. While Florida Governor DeSantis received 28%, with other Republicans like Mike Pompeo, Ted Cruz, and Mike Pence receiving 2% or less.

Trump has made it not secret that he is considering a bid for the presidency again. While DeSantis has been laying the ground work to launch a national campaign for the 2024 GOP nomination. </