Covid wars launch DeSantis into GOP ‘top tier’

February 16, 2021 ☼ desantisfloridagop

Source: POLITICO

Link: Covid wars launch DeSantis into GOP ‘top tier’

By scrapping with reporters and President Joe Biden’s White House — which has singled out Florida and the governor in recent weeks — the wonky but combative governor has elevated his profile at a time when other big-state governors have been laid low.

It appears that the primary character trait of a successful GOP politician is a willingness to be a jerk.