DES MOINES, Iowa — President Joe Biden may not be competing in Iowa, but his campaign is on the ground in the first-in-the-nation state, trying to undermine the eventual Republican Party nominee.
While Gov. J.B. Pritzker (D-IL), Sen. Tina Smith (D-MN), and Biden campaign advisory board co-chair Jeffrey Katzenberg previewed the likely coming general election between Biden and former President Donald Trump, Pritzker also undercut fellow Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) before Monday’s kickoff caucuses.
“Tonight’s contest is simply a question of whether you like your MAGA Trump agenda wrapped in the original packaging, or with high heels, or lifts in their boots,” Pritzker told reporters Monday in Des Moines, referring to DeSantis’s reported efforts to make himself taller. “The 2024 presidential election is one of the most critical contests this country will