JUICE — Florida Politics' Juicy Read — 1.31.2022 — Charlie Crist's Holocaust Flip Flop—Illegals Invade Central Florida —More...

JUICE — Florida Politics' Juicy Read — 1.31.2022 — Charlie Crist's Holocaust Flip Flop—Illegals Invade Central Florida —More...

Florida Politics' Daily Political Read

Javier Manjarres
Javier Manjarres
January 31, 2022

Hey Amigo! Where did you Come From?

As Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Republican-led Florida Legislature try to ban the state from doing business with companies that transport illegal immigrants into Florida, four busloads of illegals were dumped off in Maitland, Florida this weekend at an Extended Stay America hotel.

It is not clear if hotels like Extended Stay that receive illegal aliens are part of the effort to penalize companies who help to relocate illegal aliens. Watch the Video

Charlie ‘Chameleon’ Crist Strikes Again.

Arguably the best retail politician in Florida political history, Rep. Charlie Crist has transformed himself numerous times over the past two decades.

The Republican-turned-Independent-turned Democrat decided to politicize last week's International Holocaust Remembrance Day, but when he realized that it was a bad and tasteless decision, he back-tracked and pulled his initial statement.

No one should be surprised about this. The Floridian was the only media outlet to catch what Crist did. Let’s see if anyone else reports it. We highly doubt it. READ MORE


Rick Scott-The hateful & anti-Semitic demonstrations reported in Florida today have no place in our state. Across America, we’ve seen a heartbreaking & disgusting rise in hate like this. We must always condemn it & continue to stand strongly with our Jewish communities.

Dan Daley-The hatred and disgusting behavior on display from literal Nazis in the Orlando area this weekend is completely unacceptable. I'd share a picture but don't want to give this vileness any more airtime. We must stand united against this hate today and every day.

Rep. Ted Deutch-“We must act to root out antisemitism in our communities, in our countries, & in our institutions" As antisemitism & Holocaust denial grow globally, we ensure #NeverAgain is followed up w/ action.. We achieve this as an united int'l community committed to fulfilling that promise

US Rep Kathy Castor- @PortTampaBay is getting a boost from the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act to help lower costs &keep goods flowing thru our community.

$1.9M to ensure the port’s long-term growth

$15M for maintenance to keep FL’s largest port running

Kristen Arrington-Jackie Robinson was the first African American baseball player to win batting title, to win Most Valuable Player, & to be inducted into the Baseball Hall of Fame. He was also the MLB’s first official Rookie of the Year, & the first baseball player, to be on a US postage stamp!

Chip LaMarca-Heading in the right direction.

COVID-19 update: Florida reports 22,705 new cases; hospitalizations continue to decline

Mario Diaz-Balart=This week, the Biden Admin unexpectedly cut access to life-saving monoclonal antibody treatments that hundreds of thousands of Americans rely on. Floridians deserve answers on this rash decision made by the Biden Admin.


charlie crist
Charlie Crist

"Charlie Crist Replaces Politicized Holocaust Message" by The Floridian's Michelle Rosenberg—The international community mourned the 6 million Jewish lives lost in the Holocaust last Thursday to mark International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The commemoration serves as a day to “never forget” the consequences of tyranny and unchecked hate. Leaders across the globe made statements in solitarily with the Jewish community and pledged to keep those victims’ memories alive.

"DeSantis: The Media Thinks Voters are ‘Stupid’" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) is once again taking issue with the Mainstream Media, accusing it of thinking voters are “stupid.” Much like President Donald Trump (R), DeSantis has been vocal regarding what he believes is a double standard in the media.

"Rubio Campaign Sounds Off on Demings for Avoiding the Media" by The Floridian's Jim McCool—After making her official bid for the US Senate, US Rep. Val Demings (R-FL) has made a 180-degree change in her public appearance. This week, the Rubio campaign sounded off on Demings for avoiding the media in an awkward interaction with someone just before or after a campaign event.

"Senate Ready to Take Up Abortion Limit" by News Service of Florida

"Demings Raises Whopping $7.1 Million to Closeout 2021" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Rep. Val Demings (D), who is running to the U.S. Senate this year against Sen. Marco Rubio (R), has posted another whopping fundraising quarter to end 2021

"(VIDEO) Loomer Exposes Buses of Illegal Immigrants Arriving in Florida" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"DeSantis Awards Cities With $80 Million in Rebuild Florida Funds, Democrats Call him a 'Fraud'" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—FORT LAUDERDALE—Gov. Ron DeSantis has announced that some $80 million was awarded to several South Florida cities through the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity’s (DEO) Rebuild Florida Mitigation General Infrastructure Program.

"Slain NYPD Officer Widow In Powerful Eulogy Blast Manhattan DA and System That 'Continues To Fail Us'" by The Floridian's Mona Salama

"1776 Action Not Done Combatting CRT" by The Floridian's Jim McCool

"Desantis Urges Floridians to Combat Antisemitism" by The Floridian's Michelle Rosenberg

Anna Eskamani
Anna Eskamani

"Eskamani Vows to 'Protect Reproductive Freedom'" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Rep. Anna V. Eskamani (D) is speaking out against a recent anti-abortion bill that has gained GOP support in the Florida legislature. Discussing the efforts of the Republican-led legislature to fashion legislative measures similar to the one presented in Texas,

"Florida Surgeon General Asked if He Grew Up 'Entitled' (video)" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"Rubio: 2022 Election is ‘Between Crazy and Normal’" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Senator Marco Rubio (R) has issued a scathing distinction between himself and his 2022 midterm election opponent, Florida Rep. Val Demings (D). Often calling Demings a “Pelosi puppet,” the Florida Republican is now arguing that the upcoming election in November will be “the choice between crazy and normal.”

"Florida Rep. Eskamani Appears to be Considering Run for Congress" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Rep. Anna Eskamani (D), the popular Progressive Democratic legislator from Orlando told The Floridian on Thursday that she did not know if she would run for Congress in the soon-to-be-open District 7.

"Florida Rep. Andrade Threatened by State House NPA Candidate" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"Abortion Limit Could Take Next Step" by News Service of Florida—A House panel is scheduled Thursday to consider a controversial proposal that would prohibit doctors from performing abortions after 15 weeks of pregnancy.

The proposal (HB 5), sponsored by Rep. Erin Grall, R-Vero Beach, and Rep. Jenna Persons-Mulicka, R-Fort Myers, will go before the House Health Care Appropriations Subcommittee after passing the Judiciary Committee last week

"Illegal Immigrant 'Mystery Flights' Compared to Secret Cold War Migrant Airlift" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—TALLAHASSEE — The Committee on Judiciary in the Florida Senate voted along party lines to pass a controversial immigration measure that would prevent the state from doing business with companies like Greyhound or American Airlines, who transport illegal immigrants into Florida using "mystery flights."

"Rubio Addresses Growing Crime Rate" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—In the same week he received endorsements from 55 Florida Sheriffs, Florida Senator Marco Rubio (R) is addressing a growing crime rate in the United States. The Florida lawmaker is also directing criticism at Florida Rep. Val Demings (D), inferring that her efforts in office have contributed to the rise.

"Physicians and Patients Respond to Monoclonal Decision" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—After the announcement from the federal government that it would no longer be offering the monoclonal antibody treatment, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) responded by accusing the President of taking “political revenge at the expense of Floridians.” Gov. DeSantis held a roundtable discussion with both physicians and patients regarding the Monoclonal treatment decision, and the sentiments shared were that the decision is “not disheartening, it’s disgusting.”

"DeSantis Accuses Biden of ‘Political Revenge’" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) is again criticizing the Biden Administration, arguing that the President is enacting “political revenge at the expense of Floridians.” Gov. DeSantis and President Joe Biden have exchanged verbal jabs since the President assumed office, and the Governor has vowed to stand in the way of the President as a dissenting voice.

Byron Donalds
Byron Donalds

"BYRON DONALDS: Reviving DOL Fiduciary Rule Harms LMI Communities" by Rep. Byron Donalds

"Florida Senator Says Critical Race Theory Originates from Marxism" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"Annette Taddeo Battles DeSantis' Redistricting in Florida" by The Floridian's Jim McCool

"Supreme Court Justice Breyer To Retire" by The Floridian's Mona Salama

"Mystery: The Florida Senate Seal and it's big Flaw" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"DeSantis Declares a ‘Red Wave in 2022’" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) is declaring that a “red wave” will overtake the 2022 midterm election, and his own gubernatorial position is at stake. Political pundits have long pondered whether the upcoming election cycle will see Republicans elected because of President Joe Biden’s (D) low approval rating, and the idea is now providing momentum for the GOP.

"Rubio Called ‘the Very Best for Florida’" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—As reported earlier this week, a slew of Florida Sheriffs endorsed Florida Senator Marco Rubio (R), calling him “simply the very best for Florida.”

"Deutch Celebrates new Bright Line Station" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Rep. Ted Deutch (D) took to social media “to celebrate the opening of a new Bright Line station that will help keep residents connected throughout our state.” The Florida Democrat joked that “during this recess,” he hasn’t taken time off. Instead, he’s “been working… on the railroad!” in order to provide better transportation for Floridians.

"DeSantis: 'We are the Rock of Freedom in the United States'" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis appeared on the Fox News Channel’s “The Ingraham Angle” Tuesday night where he was asked if he and former President Donald Trump were still on good terms. After stating that Florida was a “free state” and “ the rock of freedom in the United States, Gov. DeSantis said that the “corporate media” has made a concerted effort to “manufacture something where it doesn’t exist.”

"Pelosi Announces She Will Run For Reelection in 2022" by The Floridian's Mona Salama

"Florida Democratic Senator Calls DeSantis's Redistricting Proposal a 'Blackout' map" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"National Anthem Requirement Gets House Support" by Jim Saunders of News Service of Florida

"178K December Border Apprehensions Brings 2021 Total To Record 2 Million Migrant Encounters" by The Floridian's Mona Salama

Cory Mills
Cory Mills

"Mills Scores the Endorsement From Another Trump Congressional Endorsee" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—With the Florida Legislature expected to finalize redistricting maps in the coming weeks, one of the most closely watched congressional races in the country is the contest to replace retiring Rep Stephanie Murphy (D).

"Murphy, McCaul Introduce Prosper Africa Act" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—A bipartisan effort spearheaded by Florida Rep. Stephanie Murphy (D) and Texas Rep. Michael McCaul (R) introduced a bill this week to improve trade between the United States and Africa. The Prosper Africa Act would “promote two-way trade and investment between the United States and Africa.” Moreover, it “codifies an existing interagency initiative developed to increase trade and investment, connecting U.S. and African companies with new buyers, suppliers, and investment opportunities.”

"Rubio Endorses Alina Garcia for State Senate" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Senator Marco Rubio (R) has endorsed Alina Garcia (R) in her bid for Florida state Senate. Earlier this month, the Floridian spoke to Garcia regarding her political aspirations.

"DeSantis Slams Biden for ‘Baselessly Attacking’ Florida" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) is once again chastising the Biden Administration, arguing that it “is once again baselessly attacking the Sunshine State.”

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Javier Manjarres

Javier Manjarres

Javier Manjarres is a nationally renowned award-winning political journalist and Publisher of Floridianpress.com, Hispolitica.com, shark-tank.com, and Texaspolitics.com He enjoys traveling, playing soccer, mixed martial arts, weight-lifting, swimming, and biking. Javier is also a political consultant and has also authored "BROWN PEOPLE," which is a book about Hispanic Politics. Follow on Twitter: @JavManjarres Email him at Diversenewmedia@gmail.com

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