Staff DeSantis Outraged: Marketing campaign Accuses Media of Election Interference | The Gateway Pundit

Ron DeSantis” by Gage Skidmore

Donald Trump has gained the Iowa caucuses, marking a major step in his bid for a 3rd consecutive Republican nomination. Nevertheless, the victory, introduced by The Related Press simply 31 minutes after the caucuses started on Monday night time, has ignited a firestorm of controversy from Ron DeSantis’s marketing campaign.

Staffers and supporters of DeSantis expressed profound outrage on the early declaration in favor of Trump, each at his watch celebration and on social media. The New York Instances reported a widespread sense of disbelief and anger among the many DeSantis camp, suggesting a deep-seated concern over media affect within the electoral course of.

Andrew Romeo, Ron DeSantis’s communications director, made a placing assertion, accusing the media of election interference.

“Absolutely outrageous that the media would participate in election interference by calling the race before tens of thousands of Iowans even had a chance to vote. The media is in the tank for Trump and this is the most egregious example yet,” Romeo wrote.

Including to the refrain of disapproval, Christina Pushaw, a outstanding determine within the DeSantis marketing campaign, amplified these sentiments with a retweet that criticized the media’s timing.

The retweet acknowledged, “They are calling it as the caucus sites are still ongoing. If that isn’t election interference I don’t know what is. They are literally trying to force people to go home because it’s already over according to the news networks. In 2024 news travels fast. We’ve become a dictatorship that picks our representatives. Wow, just wow!”