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Ill Lawmaker Makes Florida Surgeon General Leave Her Office For Not Wearing Mask

Added 10-23-21 11:54:03pm EST - “"I told him I have a serious medical condition," recounted state Sen. Tina Polsky, who has been diagnosed with breast cancer.” - Huffpost.com

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Huffpost.com: “Ill Lawmaker Makes Florida Surgeon General Leave Her Office For Not Wearing Mask”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

A Democratic state senator suffering from cancer ordered Florida’s controversial Surgeon General Dr. Joseph Ladapo out of her office earlier this week when he and his aides refused to wear face masks to help stop the spread of COVID-19.

Ladapo was making the rounds of senators’ offices in Tallahassee to court their votes for confirmation as the state’s top public health official.

“I told him I had a serious medical condition,” state Sen. Tina Polsky, who will begin radiation therapy for breast cancer next week, told Florida Politics.

Ladapo, nominated by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R), has come under heavy fire for dismissing the importance of masks and vaccines in a state that led the nation in COVID deaths during the delta wave over the summer.

In a press conference on Thursday, Ladapo questioned the efficacy of COVID vaccines, and denounced vaccine mandates for workplaces, characterizing not working as a bigger health risk than potentially dying.

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