Public polls abound on Gov. Ron DeSantis regarding everything from his popularity to his presidential prospects. Yet the Governor continues to say he doesn’t poll issues, and this time around, he invoked a summer blockbuster film to make his point.
DeSantis said he made the decision “that when I became Governor, you know what, I’m not doing polling.”
DeSantis made the comments Tuesday at the Florida American Legion Boys State Program, contending he would not be “one of those politicians that just has their finger in the wind, that’s so worried about kind of this or that.”
“Responding to polls is being a follower,” DeSantis said. “It’s not being a leader.”
DeSantis bemoaned polling as a “stat...