CNN anchor Brianna Keilar described Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) as an “ass” during a segment on Tuesday in reaction to the governor’s contentious Q&A with CNN reporter Rosa Flores over the rollout of vaccines in the Sunshine State.
Describing Flores as a “tireless questioner,” Keilar casually referred to the Republican governor as an “ass” following Monday’s exchange with Flores, whom he called out for attempting to “give a speech” rather than ask a single question.
“I think maybe one of the reasons the governor might have been frustrated is that you have been a tireless questioner of Gov. DeSantis, as Florida has had a number of issues with its coronavirus response,” Keilar said to Flores, concluding that it “might be part of the reason why he was being such an ass instead of just answering your question, at a time when Floridians need answers and their health and their lives are at