Ron DeSantis’ 2024 road just hit a major Covid-19 bump
Florida governor Ron DeSantis has been seen as a champion of fighting Covid-19 by Republicans — despite extreme surges in the state. In the latest episode of The Point, CNN’s Chris Cillizza explores how, beyond the human toll, DeSantis’s approach to the virus could also hurt his presidential chances in 2024.
Trump believes coronavirus will vanish with April temps — experts are skeptical warm weather alone is enough https://www.marketwatch.com/story/trump-believes-coronavirus-will-vanish-with-april-temps-experts-are-skeptical-warm-weather-alone-is-enough-2020-03-12
Florida's governor was spotted mask-less at the Super Bowl. His reason is, uh, not great. https://www.cnn.com/2021/02/09/politics/ron-desantis-florida-governor-super-bowl/index.html
Coronavirus in the U.S.: Latest Map and Case Count https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2021/us/covid-cases.html
This Florida COVID surge is different. So is the state’s response. https://www.tampabay.com/news/florida-politics/2021/07/31/this-florida-covid-surge-is-different-so-is-the-states-response/?itm_source=parsely-api
Ron DeSantis cancels Nevada fundraising trip as Tropical Depression Fred threatens Florida’s west coast https://floridapolitics.com/archives/450216-gov-desantis-cancels-nevada-trip-as-tropical-depression-fred-threatens-floridas-west-coast/
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