News that Casey DeSantis, wife of Florida Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis, who was diagnosed with breast cancer experienced the same outpouring of sympathy from Democrats and Republicans alike – but was greeted with joy by the illness and ridicule from the dark corners of the relationship. craftsman.
Democratic Florida Agriculture Commissioner Commissioner Nikki Fried, who is rushing to take DeSantis to the next governor’s election, tweeted“Our hearts go out to the First Lady of Florida Casey DeSantis and her family. We are all praying for you!”
After repeating the message in Spanish, Fried dismissed the first warning to would-be trolls.
“If you choose to respond to this tweet, please be kind,” he said. “Casey is the mother of three and she needs our support in this difficult battle.”
Her warning appeared to come in response to some politically charged tweets about Florida’s first woman war.
“I feel sorry for Casey DeSantis, not only for getting such a terrible disease but also for the hope that Ron DeSantis will choose between (a) helping to protect his wife’s immune system by wearing a mask; ” Sent Canadian player Deven Green, who often plays actress Mrs. Betty Bowers, “The Best Christian in America”.
“I wish Casey DeSantis well,” she wrote another Twitter user calling itself “Front line ICU MP”. “I hope she is smart enough not to let her husband treat breast cancer with Ivermectin or hydroxychloroquine.”
“It would be very difficult to offer thoughts and prayers to Casey DeSantis, the wife of a man who fought the plague that caused the death of 55,000 + Floridians,” he said. chimed in another user with the moniker “Death Iron Viking”.
“My prayers are for the families of the 50,000 Covid victims due to antislavery [sic], ” another Twitter user wrote. “I’m sorry I’m not wasting them on his wife.”
Some of the hypocritical-thinking media wonder if the 48-year-old’s illness was a reality.
“It’s not true whether it’s a gimmick of sympathy for votes or not,” one wrote in response to a CNN article on the news.
“Someone can check if this is true,” added another user“Because maybe he’s just trying to sympathize with her and speed up her presidential run, when his wife hits him in the wrong way and it becomes a matter of survival. When it comes to sweeping like Ron, I don’t give him a chance to be skeptical.”
In a second tweet, a user wrote: “If his wife has cancer, I hope he gets treatment where people like Ron try to keep everyone else from getting it.”
Casey DeSantis, a former TV presenter, married her husband Ron in 2010. The couple have three children aged four and under.
“Casey is the backbone of our family and has touched the lives of countless Floridaidians through her programs as First Lady,” the governor’s spokeswoman said. “As he faces the most difficult test of his life, he will always have my unwavering support but the support of our entire family, as well as prayers and good wishes from the Floridians throughout our state.”
While Democratic leaders in Sunshine State have criticized DeSantis for his handling of the COVID-19 epidemic – particularly his insistence that school districts not force the government – they put politics aside after word of an investigation by a Florida woman spread on Monday.
Florida Democratic Party chairman Manny Diaz said in a statement that he was sorry to hear about Casey DeSantis’ investigation and called it “a kind of information all families are afraid to hear.”
“As DeSantis’ family goes through this ordeal, my thoughts and prayers are with Mrs. DeSantis, and I wish her a speedy recovery,” said Diaz.