Former Trump supporter Alex Jones has declared his support for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis.
Mr Jones said he would no longer “scratch his head” and endorse Mr Trump.
“There are people who are better than Trump. Much better than Trump,” Jones said.
Far-right conspiracy theorist Alex Jones has backed Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and backed off from former President Donald Trump.
During this week’s broadcast of Infowars, Jones Declared that he would no longer “screw his head” and endorse Trump.
Jones disagreed with Trump on Operation Warpspeed, the former president’s initiative launched in May 2020 to produce a COVID-19 vaccine, but supported him anyway. He added that he believes Trump needs to remain in power at that point to prevent a “nightmare scenario” in which Biden is elected president.
“With that said, I support DeSantis. DeSantis went from being great to being incredibly good. The far-right host said that when he saw footage of Congressman added that he was able to see “true sincerity.”
“There are people better than Trump. Much better than Trump,” Jones said. Saiddescribes DeSantis as the person Trump “should be.”
of February 2021the Department of Justice and the FBI launched an investigation Jones played a role in the Capitol riot. Earlier this month, A jury found Jones liable for $45.2 million in punitive damages He was being sued for defamation over false claims that the shooting was staged.
Jones isn’t the only MAGAverse figure whose support for Trump seems to be wavering. Fox News host Laura Ingraham He said Americans are “weary” with the political conflict and may think it’s time to turn the page on Trump.Other personalities who support DeSantis include: Podcast host Joe Rogan When Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla.
Jones withdrew his endorsement of Trump at a time of turmoil in the Trump world. FBI Raid on Mar-a-Lago Last Monday.of Justice Department investigating Whether Trump broke any of three federal laws — including: spy law — by keeping confidential documents in their Florida residence.
DeSantis and Trump A leading candidate for the 2024 Republican presidential election.although neither has made any formal declarations about their participation in the race.
Representatives for DeSantis and Trump did not immediately respond to requests for comment from Insiders.
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