"Well I think there's a few things," DeSantis told Piers Morgan in an interview, set to air Thursday on Fox Nation, when asked about his differences with Trump.
"The approach to COVID was different. I would have fired somebody like Fauci. I think he got way too big for his britches, and I think he did a lot of damage," DeSantis told Morgan.
DeSantis recently called out Fauci, former chief medical advisor to Trump, for his involvement in the pandemic, demanding he be "held accountable" particularly with regard to school lockdowns and mask mandates.
governor, a top rumored contender for the 2024 GOP nomination, said
that he and Trump also differ "in terms of my approach to leadership…
The way we run the government I think is no daily drama, focus on the
big picture and put points on the board and I think that’s something
that’s very important." Read more and see video here.