DeSan­tis Defends MAGA After Clin­ton Calls For ‘Depro­gram­ming’ Of ‘Cult’: ‘These Are Patri­ot­ic Amer­i­cans’

DeSantis Defends MAGA After Clinton Calls For ‘Deprogramming’ Of ‘Cult’: ‘These Are Patriotic Americans’

Flori­da Gov­er­nor Ron DeSan­tis defend­ed sup­port­ers of for­mer Pres­i­dent Don­ald Trump dur­ing an inter­view this week after for­mer Sec­re­tary of State Hillary Clin­ton said this week that they need­ed “depro­gram­ming” as she com­pared them to a “cult.”
Clin­ton made the remarks dur­ing an inter­view on CNN where she said that “MAGA extrem­ists” were “tak­ing their march­ing orders from Don­ald Trump.”
DeSan­tis respond­ed dur­ing an inter­view on CNBC’s “Squawk Box” Fri­day morn­ing when asked by host Joe Ker­nen about Clinton’s remarks.
“Hillary Clin­ton just said some­thing like, maybe that cult needs [to] go to some re-edu­ca­tion train­ing or some­thing just to get out of the Trump cult — but you see what you’re up against and how dif­fi­cult it is,” said …