Thursday, July 19, 2018
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Date set for Donald Trump, Jr. to campaign in Florida for Ron DeSantis

We already knew that the president's son, Donald Trump, Jr. was going to be campaigning for Ron DeSantis, but when and where have been unclear.

On Thursday, the DeSantis campaign announced the details: Wednesday, July 18 in Orlando. Specifically, at the BB Kings Blues Club, which is a restaurant with a small stage area.

Both Congressman DeSantis, who is running for governor, and his close ally Congressman Matt Gaetz will be there. The duo of Fox News favorites has been on the campaign trail together, as Gaetz seeks re-election in Congress.

There's been speculation that the president will also come to Florida for DeSantis, after he heartily endorsed him on Twitter. No details on that front have been announced.

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