The legal challenge to DeSantis’ order was filed by Florida’s parents, who Cooper said provided compelling evidence that mass concealment provides a last line of defense against the coronavirus, especially for children who are too young to be vaccinated. DeSantis suffered a rebellion among local teachers, with 13 school boards enacting mask mandates and more than half of the state’s students Are now enrolled in schools With global manufacture requirements.
“We are not in normal times. We are in a pandemic,” Cooper said In a distant hearing. “We have a variant that is more contagious and dangerous to children than the kind we had last year.”
last week, Richard Corcoran, Florida’s education commissioner, said the state would Start blocking money of two school districts that were among the first to adopt universal concealment – Alahua and Broward.
DeSantis may think he’s on his way to the Republican presidential nomination, but his endorsements in the Sunshine State have taken a huge hit as he presided over the nation’s worst delta surge while waging a war against school systems trying to isolate their students from an illness. A Morning Consult poll last week found that DeSantis’ approval rating has been awarded dropped 14 points In the past two months.