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Adam Putnam: D.C. DeSantis Campaign Backed by the Weak on Immigration and Trade Koch Brothers

Bartow, FL — President Trump yesterday slammed the Koch brothers, calling them a “total joke” and saying they are “against Strong Borders and Powerful Trade.” 

Remember when D.C. DeSantis touted the support from a Koch-backed super PAC? We do!

Here’s what you should know:

  • In July, the Freedom Partners Action Fund, a Koch Brothers-backed group, endorsed Ron DeSantis.
  • “The endorsement will mean more hefty out-of-state support for DeSantis, who has been criticized for receiving a high percentage of contributions from outside Florida…”
  • “The PAC has more than $12 million on hand…and it pledged to boost DeSantis through targeted mailers and digital ads in Florida.” (Source: Tampa Bay Times)
  • The Koch brothers-backed group even created a new political committee to funnel national donor cash to support DC DeSantis. (Source: Politico)

Is DeSantis happy to accept millions from people against strengthening our borders and negotiating powerful trade deals?

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