Four different 2024 presidential hopefuls placed ads in the Iowa GOP state convention tabloid, even though no one will start their campaign or make a formal announcement until after the midterms in five months.
Former President Donald Trump placed the largest ad in the centerfold of the paper, but former Trump Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, through his CAVPAC; and Sens. Rick Scott of Florida and Tim Scott of South Carolina, through their Senate reelection committees, also placed ads.
Tim Scott will be in Iowa on Thursday to speak at the Iowa GOP Cedar Rapids reception, and another hopeful, former UN Ambassador Nikki Haley, will be there in June as well.
It really doesn’t seem like anyone else but Trump and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis have a chance to get the nomination at this point, but it is so early that anything can happen.
That’s if Trump doesn’t get prosecuted and convicted of some ridiculous crime by the time the election comes around.
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