FL Democratic Lawmaker Looks to Enlist Real Democrats, not "Fake Dems"
Democratic State Senator Jason Pizzo is considered by many to be a reasonable and “moderate” Democratic lawmaker who always looks to find a middle ground with his Republican counterparts.
This has always appeared to be the case, but now that Sen. Pizzo has won his state senate race unopposed, Pizzo is out campaigning for a handful of his fellow Democrats, except for one, the “fake" Democrat Rep. James Bush III.
In a tweet, Sen. Pizzo stated, “Finally, let’s lose fake Dems and elect folks like@Gantt4Florida!!”
Ashley Gantt has mounted a primary challenge to Rep. Bush, the long-time Democrat from Miami-Dade County.
Pizzo did not respond to our request for comment over his tweet, but it’s obvious that like all Democrats and Republicans, Pizzo needs to tow the fractured Democratic Party line.
Pizzo has even announced a $5ooK pledge to help fellow non-fake Democrats win across the state.
The issue Democrats like Pizzo have with Rep. Bush is that he is seen as a “DeSantis Democrat.”
Bush has been seen standing alongside Gov. Ron DeSantis at quite a few press conferences in Miami-Dade and Broward Counties over the past few years, including one to praise First Responders of the Surfside condominium collapse last year.
Bush was invited, Pizzo was not, and that could be why he is sore at Bush.
Surfside is part of Pizzo's district.
Pizzo has been praised for being onsite every day at the building collapse site and for filing the recent legislation that Gov. DeSantis signed into law renaming a portion of Collins Ave as "98 Points of Light Road" to remember the 98 individuals who died when the building fell.
Pizzo did that.
In looking at Bush’s 2022 sponsored bills in the Republican-controlled Florida Legislature, NONE made it out of committee. All except for a few that were found their way into the Freedom First budget, were either tabled or just “Died” in committee, so it wasn't like Republicans did him any favors.
With Republicans continuing to garner massive voter support (1 million new registered GOP voters across the country), does anyone blame Pizzo for pushing for more Democratic Party-friendly candidates?
Bush is no “fake” Democrat, but he is a DeSantis Democrat.
Religious Freedom Win
The latest Supreme Court decision has poured salt into the gaping wound the Progressive and pro-Choice activists endured after Roe vs Wade was overturned. READ MORE
Florida Republican lawmakers cheer on the ruling, Democrats on the other hand, not so much. READ MORE
SHOCKING, SHOCKING NEWS OUT OF ORLANDO, FLORIDA
Progressive State Rep. Carlos Guillermo Smith (D) has praised Gov. DeSantis for signing a bill into law! Because Rep. Smith has in the past fallen short of calling DeSantis the second coming of Satan, it is rare that he actually did this.
Do not be surprised to see DeSantis name a road somewhere in Wilton Manors after "Carlitos" Smith or have Press Secretary and Secret Agent Christina Pushaw tweet about the love he expressed. (Sarcasm)
>>>>Rep. Carlos G Smith Retweeted : Robin Bartleman @Robin_Bartleman-What a happy day - I can’t believe it happened! @MiyaMarcanoFdnI know it will bring some peace. Miya was definitely shining down on us Thank you to @LindaStewartFL @GovRonDeSantis
and all of my colleagues who made tenant safety a priority.
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