A tech investor and former donor to Hillary Clinton who backed the failed Newsom recall is unabashedly hosting a fundraiser for Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis later this month.
David Sacks, a Craft partner and former executive for PayPal, explained why he is a fan of DeSantis when asked on Wednesday by Emily Chang, host of Bloomberg TV’s Bloomberg Technology, why he is supports “such a divisive candidate” after citing the governor’s “questionable” choices regarding the coronavirus pandemic.
“In terms of why I like DeSantis, he was the first governor to stop these insane lockdowns. He found the right policy on lockdowns, which was to stop them, despite a hostile media,” Sacks said.
Sacks also pointed out during the interview that he has supported and donated to candidates on both sides of the…