Jeb Bush believes DeSantis owes win to black women voters
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Jeb Bush believes DeSantis owes win to black women voters


After the fiasco known as the 2018 Fl0rida recount came to pass, Governor-elect Ron DeSantis narrowly beat Democrat Andrew Gillum, but what exactly pushed the 3-term congressman over the top?

Was is his support of legal immigration?

Was is the Trump factor?

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Or was it DeSantis wife Casey?

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Answer is all of the above, but former Governor Jeb Bush agrees that  DeSantis won his race from “support from African-American ‘school choice moms.’

According to an CNN exit poll, DeSantis garnered 18% of the 650,000 voting black women, and that is why he beat gillum.



Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning South Florida-based political journalist owns Diverse New Media, Corp. which publishes,,, and 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 Email him at [email protected]

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