With news that former President of Donald Trump plans to announce his campaign for president Tuesday night, there’s new interest in the 2024 presidential contest and who else might jump into the race.
While the field is far from defined, many of those Republicans who are most commonly mentioned as candidates kept themselves busy with midterm endorsements and campaign activities — especially for those who were not up for re-election or find themselves out of office and government.
These include figures like Texas Sen. Ted Cruz, who’s run for president previously, Iowa Sen. Joni Ernst, former South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley, former Vice President Mike Pence, South Carolina Sen. Tim Scott, Illinois Rep. Adam Kinzinger, former Secretary of State Mike Pompeo, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, and Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan.
Of that field, Pompeo had…