Please disable your Ad Blocker to better interact with this website.

Gillum contradicts himself over Florida’s economic outlook
Florida Politics

Gillum contradicts himself over Florida’s economic outlook

626
0
1SHARES

Democratic gubernatorial nominee Andrew Gillum is enjoying a post primary election victory bump and surge in campaign donations, outraising his Republican opponent Ron DeSantis by a margin of 3-to-1.

Gillum may have also jumpstarted the “Blue Wave” of support Democrats once touted as being their election year ‘ace-in-the-hole.”

But like most elections, issues matter, and this cycle is no different.

Trending: Trump torches Omar during rally, points to her anti-American rhetoric

The issues that matters the most to Americans are those that impact their wallets.

take our poll - story continues below

Which Democrat Presidential Hopeful Has The Wildest Campaign Promise So Far?

  • Which Democrat Presidential Hopeful Has The Wildest Campaign Promise So Far?  

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Floridian Press updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

The economy is what really matters to Americans

While Republican DeSantis praises Gov. Rick Scott’s 7-year-long booming economic and job creation record in Florida, Gillum doesn’t believe the state economy is going in the right direction.

According to his latest tweet on Florida’s economy, Gillum statement that he wants “an economy that actually works for everyday people,” contradicting his campaign platform where he credits Rick Scott’s economic efforts.

Gillum’s campaign website states the following:

“Immigrants strengthen our society and have played a vital role in Florida becoming one of the leading economic states in the Union.”

Per his campaign website, Florida is one of the “leading economic states” in America.

So, is Florida’s economy as bad as he says it is one hand, or is it as robust as he says it is in his other hand?

 

1SHARES
Tagged:

Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning South Florida-based political journalist owns Diverse New Media, Corp. which publishes Floridianpress.com, Judicialpost.com, shark-tank.com, and Hispolitica.com He enjoys traveling, playing soccer, mixed martial arts, weight-lifting, swimming and biking. He ran as a Republican in the 2018 congressional primary race in Florida's CD 22. Javier is also a political consultant, and has also authored "BROWN PEOPLE," which is a book about Hispanic Politics. Learn more at www.brownpeople.org Email him at [email protected]

andrew gillum
Florida Politics
Gillum proposes higher corporate taxes for education
Gillum said the tax hike would be more than offset by a tax-cut package passed by Congress
Rick Scott
Florida Politics
Scott offers help securing Stoneman Douglass HS after deputy is caught sleeping on duty
As you can imagine, the disbelief that a Sheriff’s deputy would be caught counting [...]
Val Demings
FeaturedFloridaFlorida Politics
Demings Calls for “Putin Transparency Act”
“The best way to assail the power of Putin and his enablers is to go after the [...]