Wed Nov 22, 2023 AT 9:21 AM EST
Speaker Mike Johnson met with former President Donald Trump on Monday night at Mar-a-Lago in Florida, a source familiar with the meeting confirmed to The Hill.
Johnson was at Trump’s estate for a fundraiser for Rep. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla. It marked the first time Johnson and Trump have spoken in person since Johnson became speaker in late October.
Trump and Johnson have had a warm relationship, with the speaker just last week saying he’s “all in” for Trump’s 2024 White House bid.
“I have endorsed him wholeheartedly,” Johnson said on CNBC’s “Squawk Box.”
“He had a phenomenal first term,” the speaker added. “His first two years, as you all know, we brought about the greatest economic numbers in the history of the world, not just the country, because his policies work. And I’m all in for President Trump.” Read Full Story