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DeSantis Prompts Concerns With Heightened Politicization of Science | Political News
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DeSantis Prompts Concerns With Heightened Politicization of Science | Political News

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is raising concerns about what actions he could take if he were successful in his expected 2024 presidential bid after recently doubling down on his attacks on federal health policies.The Republican governor on Tuesday announced plans to form a committee to counter guidance from U.S. health agencies. He also called for a statewide grand jury investigation into “any and all wrongdoing in Florida with respect to COVID-19 vaccines.”“In Florida, you know, it is against the law to mislead and to misrepresent, particularly when you’re talking about the efficacy of a drug,” DeSantis said at a press briefing on Tuesday.DeSantis was light on specifics during the press conference but a press release from his office accused the Biden administration and vaccine makers of “...