Health & Environment, Politics, States

Pro-Vaxx Trump Flails Amid DeSantis’ Covid Victories

After once again promoting the experimental, abortion-tainted COVID-19 jabs he helped rush through production, former President Donald Trump this week accused politicians who refuse to say whether they got a booster shot of being “gutless.”

Immediately after Trump’s comments, news outlets and commentators speculated that the remarks were deliberately aimed at Florida’s Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis, who has declined to say publicly whether he has received a third dose of the drug…

Many have seen DeSantis as a shoe-in for the Republican nomination for his deft handling of the COVID-19 pandemic in his state as well as his strong conservative stance on myriad national political issues. If Trump decides to run for office again, however, DeSantis would be forced to compete against the former president who retains a solid conservative following… While Trump was responsible for rushing through the vaccine production via Operation Warp Speed, DeSantis has largely distanced himself from the shots and generated a strong following for fighting for individual liberty in the face of increasing jab mandates.

Meanwhile, Trump’s following has been noticeably shaken for his unflinching support of the injections, with audiences booing and heckling him on several occasions for publicly promoting the shots. Conservative skepticism of the injections could put DeSantis in a powerful strategic position against Trump. Read more…

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