Ahead of the 2024 primaries, former President Donald Trump maintains a significant lead over other potential Republican candidates for the presidential nomination.
According to a recent national survey conducted by Rasmussen Reports, 62% of Likely Republican voters would support Trump in the primaries, while Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis trails at 17%.
Other declared or potential candidates, such as Mike Pence, Nikki Haley, Asa Hutchinson, and Vivek Ramaswamy, receive single-digit percentages of support among GOP voters: Pence at 6%, Haley at 5%, Hutchinson at 3%, and Ramaswamy at 2%.
Trump Holds Massive Lead Over 2024 GOP Primary Field
Months ahead of the first 2024 primaries, former President Donald Trump leads his would-be challengers for the Republican presidential nomination by a substantial margin.
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The results underscore the continued resonance of Trump’s conservative message and policy agenda among Republican voters. Trump’s base of support implies that he remains the formidable force within the party.
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