July 11, 2020

Who said that?

Florida's quote of the day

| 6/29/2020

"You can’t control...they’re younger people. They’re going to do what they’re going to do"

-- Gov. Ron DeSantis

The scope of the coronavirus outbreak in Florida is not as bad as the case numbers might have you believe, Gov. Ron DeSantis said Sunday.

Seated at a table with medical professionals during a Pensacola news conference, Florida’s top elected official again cited numbers that showed Floridians aged 18-44 are primarily responsible for the state’s recent spike in cases.

That group is going out more and socializing at a greater rate, DeSantis said Sunday. That’s why, he said, the state is seeing more cases.

“You can’t control...they’re younger people. They’re going to do what they’re going to do,” DeSantis said.

Read more at the Tampa Bay Times

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