Ron DeSantis high fives people in crowd

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Video shows Florida governor high-fiving Trump fans, wiping nose

Ron DeSantis ignores social distancing guidelines.

Oct 13, 2020, 8:42 am

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David Covucci

Well, here’s one way to (probably) come down with the highly contagious disease still ravaging the nation.

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At a rally for President Donald Trump, while the president is still technically within his 14-day limit for being infectious after coming down with COVID-19, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) enthusiastically attended the event and mingled with the crowd without a mask

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But not content just to breathe the air of the hundreds in attendance, DeSantis chose to dish out high-fives and then was seen wiping his nose.

If you are counting how many CDC recommended protocols DeSantis violates in the video, the answer is a bunch of them.

The response on Twitter was general disgust.

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It took about six days after the Amy Coney Barrett nomination event for attendees to come down with COVID, so check for statements from DeSantis' office around Saturday.

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*First Published: Oct 13, 2020, 8:42 am