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In COVID Feud, DeSantis Takes Shot At Biden: ‘I Don’t Want To Hear A Blip ... From You’

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AL DIAZ ADIAZ@MIAMIHERALD.COM
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The Miami Herald
Gov. Ron DeSantis announces the completion of the old Tamiami Trail roadbed removal in the Florida Everglades on Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021. The historic roadbed acted as a dam and prevented sheet flow of water from the central Everglades into Everglades National Park. At a press conference, he also discussed COVID-19.

Gov. Ron DeSantis lashed out at President Joe Biden a day after Biden told the Republican governor to “get out of the way” of mask mandates.

During a stop in Panama City on Wednesday, DeSantis accused Biden of “helping facilitate” COVID-19 by not securing the border with Mexico. He said immigrants crossing the border are spreading variants of the virus.

“You have hundreds of thousands of people pouring across every month,” DeSantis said. “Not only are they letting them through, they’re farming them out all across the country, putting them on planes, putting them on buses. Do you think they’re worrying about COVID for that? Of course not.”

Read more from our news partner at The Miami Herald.