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Interpreting Ron DeSantis' 'monkey this up' comment


Florida’s Republican nominee for governor, Ron DeSantis, made a shocking comment today in an already dramatic and consequential race. He is set to face off against the Democratic nominee, Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, who is the first African-American to ever claim that title in Florida. Watch Ali Velshi discuss DeSantis’ “monkey this up” comment with NBC’s Ali Vitali, Sirius XM Progress host Mark Thompson, and Gillum’s communications consultant, Michael Hopkins.