Jake Tapper Asks Why DeSantis Didn’t Issue Stay at Home Order Sooner: Didn’t Delay ‘Mean More Cases and Possibly More Deaths?’

CNN’s Jake Tapper asked Dr. Sanjay Gupta why Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis did not issue a stay at home order “weeks ago,” adding, “didn’t his delaying this mean more cases, and possibly, more deaths?”

“The governor of Florida, Ron Desantis, today, Sanjay, announced a stay-at-home order for the state. This is after much criticism and weeks and weeks of, you know, cruise ships landing and spring breakers packing the beaches,” Tapper asked. “Shouldn’t the governor of Florida have done this weeks ago? Just empirically, didn’t his delaying this mean more cases and possibly more deaths?”

“I think that, you know, that particular issue now, and is an uncomfortable thing that has been asked at these press conferences, ‘could these deaths have been prevented,’
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