With former President Donald Trump officially kicking off the 2024 presidential campaign, the campaign for Republican candidates will launch the “Official Trump 2024 Vice Presidential Poll” on Monday to find out who is his vice presidential candidate. I asked if it should be
The poll requires donations to Trump’s campaign before users can enter their favorite name as his vice-presidential nominee, according to campaign emails Monday.
“Now that he’s officially announced that he’s running for president in 2024, who do you think his vice president should be?” the email reads. No candidates are listed for voting.
(Trump’s donations will be made through the Trump Save America Community Fundraising Committee, “a community fund committee composed and approved of Donald J. Trump for the 2024 President and Save America.”) .)
However, various news outlets are compiling lists of potential vice-presidential nominees for Trump in 2024. This includes elected and prominent officials, women, people of color, and other Republican figures. Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds is on The Atlantic’s list of her 11 Republican women, noting that Iowa is “a key early state in the nomination race.”
Kari Lake, who was narrowly defeated in the gubernatorial race in Arizona, could also be among the female candidates, as Chicago’s FOX 32 reported. As for other potential female candidates for vice president, the news outlet also mentioned New York Republican Rep. Ellis Stefanik and former South Carolina governor and United Nations ambassador Nikki Haley.
Meanwhile, The Atlantic reported that there are black conservatives Trump could choose for vice president, including South Carolina Senator Tim Scott, who was re-elected in the midterms. Rep. Byron Donalds of Florida has just been re-elected. Georgia’s Herschel Walker, who is on the runoff ballot for the US Senate seat on December 6, is also on the list of candidates for vice president.
Governor Ron DeSantis has been considered the frontrunner for the 2024 presidential nomination for the Republican Party, but he was one of the potential vice-presidential candidates on the FOX 32 list. .
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