“I’m going to support the nominee,” Kemp informed Fox News’ Neil Cavuto Wednesday, when pressed if he would help Trump because the Republican ticket holder within the subsequent presidential election.
“As I said, again, I worked very hard for the president,” Kemp mentioned, including that the Republican concepts at present made in style beneath the Trump administration should not dissipating.
“We’re not always going to get along, but I think the president deserves a lot of credit,” Kemp continued. “And he’s not going away.”
Kemp and Trump haven’t at all times seen eye to eye, and the governors feedback come simply days after Trump claimed his endorsement of the southern Republican “hurt” the GOP Party.
“I endorsed him, he ended up winning the election and he certainly was not very effective for the Republican Party, to put it nicely,” Trump mentioned in an interview with Newsmax Monday.
Trump’s adverse opinion of Kemp ignited following the outcomes of the Nov. 3 normal election, which in the end discovered that the previous president misplaced the Electoral College vote to President Biden 306-232.
Georgia was one 4 states to flip from crimson to blue between the 2016 and 2020 presidential election, marking the primary time since 1992 that the historically conservative state voted for a Democratic president.
Trump closely criticized the Georgia governor and Secretary of State Brad Raffensperger following the tight race.
The former president in the end ended up calling for Kemp’s resignation in a tweet posted in late December.