Republican presidential candidate Ron DeSantis hit back at former President Donald Trump in response to claims that Trump made about how DeSantis handled COVID as the governor of Florida.
During an interview this week with Megyn Kelly, the former president claimed that he was “not a big fan of [Dr. Anthony] Fauci,” but that DeSantis “said the greatest things” about Fauci and “love[d] him.”
“I was not a big fan of Fauci,” said Trump. “If you look at Ron DeSanctimonious, he was — this guy said the greatest things [about Fauci]. I can give you articles that ‘Fauci’s great, he’s wonderful, we love him. We don’t do anything without Fauci.’ This went on for months.”
“But he didn’t listen to Fauci,” Kelly noted.
Trump responded by claiming that DeSantis “100%”