Election 2024-Republicans FILE - In this Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, file photo, Florida Gov.
Ron DeSantis arrives at a news conference, near the Shark Valley Visitor Center in Miami.
Ron DeSantis will host a news conference at NeoCity Academy near Kissimmee on Wednesday afternoon.
DeSantis will be joined by Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran and Dr. Joe Ladapo, whom the governor appointed Tuesday as the state’s new surgeon general and health secretary.
Read: Florida’s new surgeon general: State will ‘completely reject fear’ on disease mitigationHe is a physician with a background in health policy, and his writings on COVID-19 are much more in line with DeSantis, which was an issue with the previous surgeon general.