Jackie Calmes: Ron DeSantis proves that cruetly is a Republican trait
posted at 9:35 pm on June 4, 2018 by @ItsMeganInLA
I’m going to be out of the country all week for work and my family’s wedding, which is very unfortunate because we’re going to miss watching Jackie Calmes’ interviews with Ron DeSantis. I’m not that good of an interview subject, but here’s my best shot:
Jackie Calmes: It’s a new day for Florida, and it’s a new day for Florida Republicans. That’s right. It’s a new day for our great state, right here in Palm Beach County, and I’m proud to announce that a very good friend is getting the chance to represent us in Congress. Ron DeSantis, the governor’s son, is a member of the Legislature, the Legislature, and he’s one of the most conservative lawmakers in the entire Florida Legislature. He joins us from our studio this morning, Jackie.
Ron DeSantis: Jackie, thanks so much. I appreciate you having me on.
Jackie Calmes: Thanks so much for having me. It’s going to be interesting to talk about. I have a lot to talk about – and there’s a lot to say. I was at the Republican convention in Tallahassee. And this is a moment in American history that the people of Florida have been waiting for.
Ron DeSantis: You know, Jackie, I’ve been listening to you for decades but I’ve never been told that I was any good at it before.
Jackie Calmes: Well, you know, let’s start with our campaign finance reform.
Ron DeSantis: Absolutely.
Jackie Calmes: We passed the biggest spending limit in American history and we did it with the help of