“Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis defended his record on handling the COVID-19 pandemic, remarking that if he did not stand up to the continued overreach by the federal government, the U.S. as a whole would be as severely locked down and economically depressed as Canada.
While Florida is returning to normal with sporting events returning to full capacity, DeSantis reminded “Life, Liberty & Levin” host Mark Levin that children in the state had the benefit of in-person learning throughout the past schoolyear.
“You just have so many threats to freedom nowadays. And what we’re doing is we’ve essentially, ‘Katie, bar the door’ to protect Floridians and to protect their freedoms and opportunities. And you see it in a number of different ways,” said DeSantis, who himself recently topped former President Donald Trump in a prospective 2024 straw poll of conservatives.”
Comment: “Look like Canada? The Blue states pretty much do. I include Virginia among the Blue. People are fighting wokism in Loudon County but the issue is in doubt. For me an interesting side issue lies in the identity of people who choose to stand for election to school boards. There seems to be a pattern in which leftists systematically seek to take over school boards to gain control of curriculum. Clever. pl