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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has positioned second within the Iowa Republican caucuses, based on a race name by The Related Press.
Trump, who took an early win Monday evening, solidified the commanding lead he is had in Iowa for the final yr.
DeSantis went all in on Iowa and leaned closely on a standard floor sport — campaigning in all the state’s 99 counties. He additionally picked up the endorsement of Iowa Gov. Kim Reynolds and evangelical Christian chief Bob Vander Plaats, who endorsed the final three Republican Iowa caucus winners.
But it surely wasn’t sufficient to overhaul Trump’s assist within the state.
The DeSantis marketing campaign faces a good more durable contest in New Hampshire, the place he is been trailing each Trump and former U.N. Ambassador Nikki Haley for the final month.