'She sits in a tough chair': Meet Susie Wiles, the operative trying to guide Trump through four indictments to the White House

March 01, 2024

The first time Donald Trump cold-called Susie Wiles, she didn’t pick up. “I’m told you know something about Florida,” Trump said. “One of Susie’s greatest strengths is that she truly understands what President Trump is looking for in a campaign operation,” said Miller, who is working on his third Trump campaign. “Ron DeSantis thinks about Susie Wiles way more than Susie Wiles thinks about Ron DeSantis,” he said. One key will be the ease or difficulty with which the Republican National Committee is effectively subsumed into the Trump campaign.