Elon Musk reveals he voted for Myra Flores with his first Republican vote in the Texas primary

Billionaire Elon Musk confirmed his official political position on Wednesday morning, revealing that he had cast his first vote for the Republican candidate.

The CEO of Tesla and SpaceX said he cast his vote for the first congressional woman born in Mexico, Myra Flores, who won Tuesday’s special election.

“I voted for Myra Flores – the first time I voted for a Republican. Massive red wave in 2022.” Tweeted.

Flores defeated the leading Democratic candidate for the open seat of Congress in the historically blue area of ​​South Texas on Tuesday.

He received nearly 51% of the vote for Dan Sanchez, who received 43% of the vote, with all limits reported.

“For over 100 years, we have been valued,” he told supporters after the victory. “I will show you what real representation is. I will represent all people.”

In a ___ Follow up tweetMusk unveils plans to build “super moderate super PAC”

When a fan asked him if his “political donations would be evenly distributed,” Musk replied on Twitter, “I’m thinking of creating a ‘super moderate super PAC’ that Support party-centric candidates. “

Myra Flores won a special seat in the House of Representatives vacated by MP Philmon Vela.

His plans led to another revelation when Musk confirmed his plans to vote for Florida Governor Ron de Santes, who began his 2024 presidential bid as a Republican candidate.

The controversy erupted after the governor and potential presidential candidate signed the Parental Rights Education Bill in March, which liberal and left-wing critics have sarcastically called the “don’t tell homosexuals” law.

After revealing plans to vote for de Santas, a fan asked if Musk would ever consider voting for tech entrepreneur Andrew Yang.

“I supported Yang last time, but De Santis has a better chance of winning,” Musk said. Tweeted.

Yang was ranked fourth in the Democratic primary.

“I’m not going to be the next mayor of New York City,” Yang told reporters after seeing the results.

De Santas is set to win the November re-election, which he could use as a stepping stone for the 2024 race.