Ron DeSantis veers into the absurd in bid to raise fear and doubt on Andrew Gillum

After months of limiting his contact with Florida voters and reporters, Republican gubernatorial nominee Ron DeSantis this week turned into a ubiquitous and pugnacious presence on the campaign trail.

He also jumped head-long into the realm of the absurd with some of his attacks on Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum.

Desantis suggested Saturday in Central Florida that a Gov. Gillum would usher in a state income tax and be soft on child molesters.

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