List of the Republican candidates that have publically expressed interest in contesting in the 2024 presidential elections.
List of 2024 Presidential candidates from the Republican party
Donald John Trump, Born on 14th June 1946, is an American politician and businessman. Trump served as the 45th President of the United States of America for four years, from 2017 to 2021. He is also the founder of Trump Media & Technology Group and even has his own social media platform, Truth Social.
Christopher James Christie, born on 6th September 1962, is an American politician, lawyer, political commentator, former public prosecutor, and lobbyist. Christie also served as the 55th Governor of New Jersey for eight years, from 2010 to 2018. Previously he also expressed interest in contesting in the 2016 presidential elections.
Thomas Bryant Cotton, born on 13th May 1977, is an American attorney, former military officer, and politician. Cotton has served as the junior United States Senator of Arkansas since 2015. He assumed office on 3rd January 2015. Cotton also served in the house of Representatives for two years, from 2013 to 2015.
Majorie Taylor Greene
Majorie Taylor Greene, born on 27th May 1974, is an American Politician, businesswoman, Right-wing activist, and conspiracy theorist. She is famously known as MTG. Greene has served as the U.S. Representative of Georgia’s 14th Congressional district since 2021. She was elected to Congress in 2020.
Lawrence Joseph Hogan, born on 25th May 1956, is an American businessman and politician. Hogan is the 62nd Governor of Maryland and has been in the position for the past six years. He served as the secretary of appointments under then-Governor Bob Ehrlich for four years, from 2003 to 2007. Hogan has also served as the National Governor’s Association chair for a year from 2019 to 2020.
William Asa Hutchinson II, born on 3rd December 1950, is an American attorney, businessman, and politician. Hutchinson is the 46th Governor of Arkansas. He was also the U.S. Attorney of the Fort Smith District of Arkansas for three years, from 1982 to 1985. Asa also served as the U.S. Representative for Arkansas 3rd Congressional district for four years, from 1997 to 2001. He was the Drug Enforcement Administrator for two years, from 2001 – 2003.
Adam Daniel Kinzinger, born on 27th February 1978, is an American Politician. Adam is a lieutenant colonel in the Air National Guard. He is currently in the U.S. House of Representatives from Illinois’s 16th Congressional district since 2011. Previously he represented Illinois’s 11th Congressional district for two years, from 2011 to 2013.
Michael Richard Pence, born on 7th June 1959, is an American politician, broadcaster, and lawyer. Pence served as the Vice-president of America from 2017 to 2021 under the presidency of Donald Trump. He also served as the 50th Governor of Indiana from 2013 to 2017. Previously Pence represented Indiana’s 2nd congressional district for two years from 2001 to 2003 and Indiana’s 6th congressional district for ten years from 2003 to 2013.
List of the potential Republican candidates contesting in the 2024 presidential election
Gregory Wayne Abbott, born on 13th November 1957, is an American politician, attorney, and former jurist. Abbott is the 48th Governor of Texas. He has been serving since 2015. Abbott assumed office on 20th January 2015. Abbott was the 50th Attorney General of Texas for 13 years, from 2002 to 2015. He was also a Texas Supreme Court member for five years, from 1996 to 2001.
Mary Marsha Blackburn, born on 6th June 1952, is an American politician and businesswoman. Blackburn has been the Senior United States Senator, from Tennessee since 2019. She assumed office on 3rd January 2019. She was also a State Senator from 1999 to 2003. Blackburn represented Tennesse’s 7th Congressional district from 2003 to 2019.
Ronald Dion DeSantis was born on 14th September 1978. He is an American attorney and politician. DeSantis has been the 46th Governor of Florida since 2019. He began work as the Governor on 8th January 2019. Previously DeSantis represented Florida’s 6th Congressional district for five years in the U.S. House of Representatives from 2013 to 2018.
Douglas Anthony Ducey was born on 9th April 1964, an American businessperson and politician. Ducey is the 23rd Governor of Arizona. He was again re-elected as the Governor in 2018. Previously Ducey was the CEO of Cold Stone Creamery, a chain of ice cream parlors. Ducey was also the State treasurer of Arizona State for four years, from 2011 to 2015.
Nimrata Nikki Haley was born on 20th January 1972. She is an American diplomat and politician. Haley was the first female Asian American Governor and became the first Indian American in a presidential cabinet in 2017. Haley was the 116th Governor of South Carolina from 2011 to 2017. She also became the 29th United States Ambassador to the United Nations for two years, from 2017 to 2019.
William Ballard Hurd, born on 19th August 1977, is an American politician and former CIA Clandestine officer. Hurd ran for Congress in 2010 but was unsuccessful in his attempt though he again ran in 2016 and was successful. Hurd served as the representative for Texa’s 23rd Congressional district for six years, from 2015 to 2021.
Brian Porter Kemp, born on 2nd November 1963, is an American businessman and politician. He has served as the 83rd Governor of Georgia for the past three years. Kemp was also the 27th Secretary of State for eight years, from 2010 to 2018. He was a member of the Georgia State Senate for four years, from 2003 to 2007.
Michael Richard Pompeo, born on 30th December 1963, is an American politician, diplomat, and businessman. Pompeo served under former President Donald Trump as the Director of the Central Intelligence Agency. He was also the 70th United States Secretary of State for three years, from 2018 to 2021.
Many other potential candidates like Marco Rubio, Ben Sasse, Francis X. Suarez, Chris Sununu, etc.