5 things we know about Ron DeSantis’ campaign, post Twitter fiasco


Ron DeSantis bounced back from his glitchy launch event with a hefty fundraising haul and a flood of media appearances. The Florida governor’s first 36 hours in the race revealed a lot about what kind of candidate he’s trying to be — more conservative than Donald Trump but cautious of offending the former president’s most die-hard supporters.

Here are five takeaways from the first day-plus on the trail for the newest entrant into the Republican presidential primary:

He’s running to Trump’s right