Rep. Ron DeSantis, R-Fla., at a press conference on Capitol Hill in Washington, Wednesday, Nov. 29, 2017.
President Donald Trump, the Republican Congressman Ron DeSantis for Florida Governor has endorsed.
Trump tweeted on Friday that DeSantis is “a brilliant young leader.”
DeSantis, who is 39, in August proposed a time limit for the promotion of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of possible collusion between Russia and Trump or his employees. DeSantis house website, a link to a column that he signed on FoxNews.com.
Other Trump allies have tried to discredit, Müller and his team.
Trump confirmation came when the President went to his Florida home for the Christmas holiday.
The President’s backing could race a blow to the agriculture Commissioner, Adam Putnam, the current GOP frontrunner in the Florida Governor elections.