Arkansas Gov. Asa Hutchinson is considering a run for president in 2024, but if he is not the Republican nominee, he hopes the party will choose someone other than former President Donald Trump.
In an interview, Hutchinson warned having Trump represent Republicans in the general election would play right into Democrats’ hands.
“That’s really the worst scenario,” Hutchinson said. “That’s almost the scenario that Biden wishes for. And that’s probably how he got elected the first time. It became, you know, a binary choice for the American people between the challenges that we saw in the Trump presidency, particularly the closing days, versus Biden, who he made it that choice.”
Hutchinson, in his second term as Arkansas governor, has been nearly ubiquitous on Sunday morning political shows in recent years, frequently appearing on CNN – a network that gained a…