Sunday, April 4, 2021


Tallahassee — In response to 60 Minutes’ explosive report about Gov. Ron DeSantis’s disastrous vaccine rollout, former Congresswoman Debbie Mucarsel Powell made the following statement:

“Ron DeSantis has got to go. As tonight’s explosive reporting makes clear, Governor DeSantis has been favoring the wealthy and well connected over regular Floridians, giving his donors special access to the coronavirus vaccine. This is corruption that endangers the health of countless Floridians, and it borders on criminal. It should be no surprise that Florida’s Black and Hispanic communities are struggling to get the vaccine — it’s literally DeSantis’s policy to put everyday Floridians at the back of the line. This dereliction of duty is one of the greatest failures of leadership in Florida history.”

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About Ron Be Gone

Ron Be Gone is a grassroots-funded organization solely dedicated to taking on Ron DeSantis and supporting the eventual Democratic nominee for Governor in 2022.

Ron Be Gone will educate Floridians about his record with a digital-first approach to ensure he can’t escape his failures. The group will focus on putting DeSantis on defense and pulling the microphone away from Florida Republicans. Ron Be Gone will not be supporting any Democratic candidate for governor until there is a Democratic nominee.

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