WATCH: Ron DeSantis and Adam Putnam Say that Health Care is Not a Right
The GOP Candidates Agree on One Thing: Denying Health Care to Floridians
Ron DeSantis and Adam Putnam don't agree on much — except that health care is not a right and it’s ok to deny coverage to 800,000 Floridians.
At tonight’s debate, both candidates said that they do not believe health care is a right for Floridians and that they would do nothing as governor to expand access to care for the one in five Florida adults who do not have health insurance. Watch the exchange below:
DeSantis and Putnam have both refused to put out health care plans, almost never mention the issue on the campaign trail, and don’t even include a section on health care on their websites.