Florida First Lady Casey DeSantis has breast cancer
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Florida’s First Lady Casey DeSantis has breast cancer, her husband, Gov. Ron DeSantis, announced Monday.
DeSantis, 41, is the mother of the couple’s three children, the youngest of whom was born in January 2019 after taking over as governor.
“As she faces the most difficult test of her life, she will…not only have my unwavering support, but the support of our entire family, as well as prayers and well wishes from Floridians across our state. Casey a true fighter , and she will never, never, never give up,” the Republican governor said in a statement.
Casey DeSantis has taken an active role in her husband’s administration, advocating for people with mental health issues.