On Wednesday, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis appeared on Fox News and told host Sean Hannity that President Joe Biden is more “obsessed with having the government force kindergartners to wear masks all day in school” and “obsessed with taking away parents’ rights” than he is concerned with helping Americans in Afghanistan as it falls apart.
DeSantis said, “[H]e is obsessed, while you have all this stuff going on with Afghanistan, obviously, all the stuff at the southern border…one of the biggest border disasters in the history of our country, inflation, gas prices, and what does he do? He is obsessed with having the government force kindergartners to wear masks all day in school. In Florida, we believe that that’s the parents’ decision.”
He added, “Joe Biden thinks the federal government should come in and overrule the parents and force these young kids to wear these masks. And you’ve got to wonder, where are your priorities that you’re so obsessed with this issue and so obsessed with taking away parents’ rights and you’re letting Afghanistan burn, our border burn, and so many other things in our country fall to pieces?”
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