Gov. DeSantis on Wife Casey’s Breast Cancer Diagnosis: ‘Faith in Big Guy Upstairs’

Florida Gov. Ron Desantis says his wife Casey, recently diagnosed with breast cancer, is a “very, very strong woman” who will never give up and that he has “faith in the big guy upstairs.”

“And I’ve got faith in her,” DeSantis said on Tuesday during an event in St. Pete Beach, Florida. “And I know that this is a bad break, but she’s got an awful lot to live for.”

The Republican lawmaker announced Casey’s diagnosis last week. He said Tuesday that she has already received some early medical treatment, telling the crowd she’s “the healthiest person in the whole hospital.”

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