2024 Watch: In the fundraising fight, Ron DeSantis is the $100 million man
As he runs for reelection for a second term steering Florida, Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis has morphed into a fundraising behemoth.
The deadline to report March fundraising totals to Florida’s Secretary of State isn’t until Monday, but it’s already clear that the governor – through his reelection campaign and Friends of Ron DeSantis, his political committee - has already hauled in over $100 million so far in the 2022 cycle.
The massive fundraising total dwarfs the leading Democratic gubernatorial challengers hoping face off and defeat the governor come November.
But the haul – which...