The GOP is going to have a deep bench in 2024. Carlson may be one, but I expect you’ll see Cruz and Rubio again, along with Crenshaw, Nikki Haley, and perhaps even Kristi Noem or Josh Hawley.

There’s never a perfect candidate, but those are all serious ones. Pete Ricketts might be a player, as well as Greg Abbott, although the latter is aging out (not compared to Biden or Trump, of course, but against the traditional age metric.

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