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DeSantis signs bill stripping Disney of self governing status

“You’re a corporation based in Burbank, California, and you’re gonna marshal your economic might to attack the parents of my state. We view that as a provocation, and we’re going to fight back against that,” DeSantis said.

Gov. DeSantis Won’t Send Florida Guard for Biden’s State of the Union

Hundreds of National Guard troops have been activated to be in the nation’s capital Tuesday to provide security during President Joe Biden’s first State of the Union address, but Florida’s Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis said Monday that members of the Florida National Guard will not be among them.

Losing by Five, With 1,400 Votes Rejected

The headlines say a House election in Florida has been won by a mere five votes, 11,662 to 11,657, which is a remarkable piece of news. But here’s what those reports are missing: Nearly 1,400 mail ballots were thrown out for one reason or another. If this isn’t a warning about the perils of trusting your vote to the postman, it’s hard to know what would be.