Bon on 14th September 1978, Ronald Dion DeSantis is the current Governor of Florida. From 2013- 2018, he represented Florida’s 6th congressional district as a Republican Party member in the United States House of Representatives.
Ron is the son of Karen and Ronald Daniel DeSantis of Italian descent, taken from his great-great-grandmother and great-great-grandfather, who was originally from Italy. Ron’s mother, Karen, was a Nurse, and his father installed TV rating boxes.
Ron also had a younger sister born in May 1985 but, unfortunately, died in 2015. Ron attended high school at Dunedin High School and graduated in 1997. After this, he attended Yale University. At Yale University, Ron was the captain of the baseball team. He was the outfielder in the group, and with him, as a senior, the team got its best batting average in 2001.
Gale became a history teacher at Darlington School after graduating from Yale University. In 2005, Ron graduated from Harvard Law School with a Juris Doctor cum Laude degree.
As a Republican Party member, Ron announced his candidacy for Florida’s 6th congressional district. DeSantis won the 2012 election of the six candidates republican primary. Ron got 39% votes, and Fred Costello, the state representative, attained 23%.
In the same year, Ron won the general elections in November, defeating Heather Beaven.
In the House of Representatives, Ron introduced the Faithful Execution of the Law Act of 2014. According to this bill, the US Department of Justice can report the congress if any federal agency fails to enforce any law for any reason.
DeSantis spoke in favor of the bill and said, “President Obama has not only failed to uphold several of our nation’s laws, but he has also vowed to continue to do so to enact his unpopular agenda. …The American people deserve to know exactly which laws the Obama administration is refusing to enforce and why.”
However, the bill did not come into existence as a law.
In 2016, although Ron announced his candidacy for the United States Senate. Later on, he called off his run for the senate and ran for reelection to the house.
Ron DeSantis announced his candidacy for the Governor of Florida in January 2018.
By winning the Republican primary in August, Ron finally won the gubernatorial elections in November, defeating Andrew Gillum.
Ron DeSantis as 2024 President Candidate for Republican Party?
With almost no support to Donald Trump for the upcoming Presidential elections, Ron is a famous leader. It is believed that Ron is the most muscular republican face for the candidacy.
In an interview, Stone said, “I cannot speculate as to why the governor has not urged the former president to run, but I feel strongly that President Trump would be the strongest candidate.”
However, Trump, who is fully aware of what Ron is up to, said, “If I faced him, I’d beat him like I would beat everyone else,” Trump told Yahoo Finance. “I think most people would drop out; I think he would drop out.”