Randi Weingarten, president of the American Federation of Academics (AFT) union, ratcheted up the rhetoric this week, claiming “thousands and thousands of Floridians” will die due to Governor Ron DeSantis.
Weingarten’s situation comes from a report that DeSantis is promoting merchandise that reads “Don’t Fauci my Florida” on his marketing campaign web site.
She expressed her outrage over assaults on Dr. Fauci in a tweet that’s, surprisingly, nonetheless posted.
“Disgusting,” Weingarten wrote. “Hundreds of thousands of Floridians are going to die for Ron DeSantis’ ignorance and he’s selecting to revenue from it.”
Hundreds of thousands? Actually?
Remember that is the President of the lecturers union posting one thing so bafflingly ignorant that you simply wouldn’t anticipate to listen to it from a baby.
Disgusting. Hundreds of thousands of Floridians are going to die for Ron DeSantis’ ignorance and he’s selecting to revenue from it. He doesn’t care about Floridians; he cares about furthering his personal merciless agenda. https://t.co/0HnxB3WlZ4
— Randi Weingarten (@rweingarten) July 14, 2021
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Academics Union President: MILLIONS Of Floridians ‘Will Die’
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I’m anxious to see simply how completely fact-checkers rake the lecturers union President over the coals for making such a ridiculous assertion.
The complete nation hasn’t approached a million deaths within the entirety of the pandemic.
Florida, which hasn’t succumbed to Fauci’s efforts to close down American lives to the identical degree as many different states, has seen 38,282 deaths from COVID and a loss of life price effectively beneath the nationwide common.
However poking enjoyable at Fauci on a beer koozie goes to result in “thousands and thousands of Floridians” dying even because the vaccine has taken maintain and the pandemic is winding down.
‘Don’t Fauci My Florida’: DeSantis Flames Fauci With Shirts And Koozies https://t.co/vpEanlma9U
— Every day Caller (@DailyCaller) July 14, 2021
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Randi Weingarten Lies
Whereas the left props up Fauci as some kind of hero or savior practically on par with the likes of George Floyd, conservatives view him as having dealt with the pandemic worse than another main determine in America.
#Thread Full Tucker Carlson Monologue About Dr. Fauci’s Emails
“Are Peter Daszak and Tony Fauci beneath prison investigation? We are able to solely hope they’re. They definitely deserve it.” pic.twitter.com/T6iIF8cuA3
— The Columbia Bugle ?? (@ColumbiaBugle) June 3, 2021
After spending the higher a part of the pandemic pushing to maintain youngsters out of colleges, the lecturers union President claimed simply the other.
“We tried to reopen colleges safely since April 2020…” Weingarten insisted on Twitter.
It is a lie. Nobody did extra to make sure colleges remained closed for over a yr than you.
This is the reason dad and mom want far more management and selection in the case of their little one’s schooling. They’ll have it after I’m governor. https://t.co/5Ych0BSm48
— Rob Astorino (@RobAstorino) June 30, 2021
“No single public actor has executed extra to harm youngsters, and schooling total, within the final yr,” Karol Markowicz writes within the New York Put up.
And naturally, Weingarten’s personal feedback betray her.
“When you don’t have the infrastructure of testing, and if you happen to don’t have the safeguards that stop the unfold of viruses within the college, we consider that you simply can not reopen in particular person,” Weingarten mentioned 5 months after she claimed to have “tried” to reopen colleges.
Weingarten ought to be held and remembered in odium: a craven, bureaucratic monster who did every little thing inside her energy to maintain colleges closed — science, and youngsters, be damned.https://t.co/rVz6yhrLNQ
— California Coverage Heart (@CalPolicyCenter) July 13, 2021
Right here she is simply two months in the past refusing to commit to totally reopening colleges in September.
On this insane clip, lecturers union head Randi Weingarten refuses to commit to totally reopened colleges by the autumn after which blames FOX NEWS for colleges not reopening, saying they’ve peddled “disinformation” and never labored hand-in-hand with them on vaccinations pic.twitter.com/yRmqL62vHw
— Curtis Houck (@CurtisHouck) May 10, 2021
The lies and the emotionally distraught response to anti-Fauci t-shirts are usually not what one would anticipate from a lecturers union President. Or is it?
Senator John Kennedy joked that Fauci would possibly wish to get himself an “emotional assist pony” following complaints from the physician that he and science are being attacked.
Sen. @JohnKennedyLA simply completely wrecked Fauci:
“Dr. Fauci wants to chop the crap…I’m sorry if his emotions had been harm. Perhaps he ought to purchase an emotional assist pony… the American Individuals are going to finish up trusting Dr. Pepper greater than Dr. Fauci.” pic.twitter.com/n3gt9fF2Ul
— Benny (@bennyjohnson) June 10, 2021
Weingarten could also be saddling up alongside him.
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