What is the value of a Donald Trump endorsement? Republicans have been grappling with that question this year. However, it is possible that potential presidential candidates would be more effective if they used their endorsements to expand the Republican brand rather than merely thwart party rivals as Florida governor Ron DeSantis did.
It did not matter who won the Democratic Primary in Florida on Tuesday; Charlie Crist was the apparent winner in the Sunshine State. However, it doesn’t matter who won because neither Crist nor Nikki Fried would be able to beat DeSantis, and both Crist and the Democratic party are aware of this fact.