And he don’t care if Donald Trump runs or not?
Hutchinson is the opposite of most things Trump or even from Florida GOP Governor DeSantis…
He said that he disagrees with Florida’s recent law championed by Gov. Ron DeSantis that effectively punishes Disney for opposing LGBTQ restrictions enacted in the state.
“I don’t believe that government should be punitive against private businesses because we disagree with them,” Hutchinson said. “To me, that’s the old Republican principle of having restrained government.”
The Arkansas governor, however, did say that he felt Disney “handled this very poorly,” adding that he shared DeSantis’ belief that sexual orientation should not be taught “in those lower grades” in school.
Hutchinson told Bash last year that he would not back Trump if he decided to run in 2024 — a departure from his previous support for Trump’s 2020 reelection bid.
At the time, the governor said that although Trump would continue to have a voice in the Republican Party, the former President “should not define our future,” adding that the party needs “to respond and identify with the issues that gave him the first election and gave him support throughout his presidency.”…