Orlando, FL – Classified documents, the debt ceiling and Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis dominated national political headlines last week.
Former Vice President Mike Pence joins former Presidents Donald Trump and President Joe Biden in growing controversy over the retention of classified documents during their tenures.
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Meanwhile, the U.S. hit its $31.4 trillion debt ceiling, setting the stage for a months-long political battle over how to move forward.
News 6 Political analyst Jim Clark sits down with anchor Justin Warmoth on The Weekly to explain the saga surrounding the documents, what would happen if the government defaulted, and the DeSantis could enter the 2024 presidential race.
“The governor of Florida has gotten more publicity than the other 49 governors combined,” Clark said. “I’ve never seen anything like it. He’s dominating the national conversation.”
Clark expects Gov. DeSantis to announce his candidacy for president sometime in the spring. Former President Trump announced his candidacy in November.
Watch the full interview in the video player above.
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