A former adviser to President Trump is reportedly trying to entice professional wrestling superstar Hulk Hogan to run for U.S. Senate in Florida.
Roger Stone said in an interview with Republican consultant Patrick Slevin on Tuesday that he has been focused on persuading Hogan, whose real name is Terry Bollea, to run for Democratic Sen. Bill Nelson’s seat.
“At a minimum, I hope to convince Hogan to body slam (Gov. Rick) Scott in every debate,” he said. “If the governor is under the impression that his personal responsibility for $1 billion in Medicaid fraud is no longer an issue, he’s wrong.”
Hogan would presumably challenge Scott in the Republican primary. Stone didn’t say whether Hogan was seriously entertaining the idea.
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