JUICE—Florida Politics' Juicy Read —8.12.2022 — IRS Promotes 'Use of Deadly Force' — Netflix Pushes Lesbianism to Kids— More...

JUICE—Florida Politics' Juicy Read —8.12.2022 — IRS Promotes 'Use of Deadly Force' — Netflix Pushes Lesbianism to Kids— More...

Florida Politics' Daily Political Read

Javier Manjarres
Javier Manjarres
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August 12, 2022

 

What are your Kids Watching on Netflix?

The online movie giant Netflix is pushing onto your kids the woke agenda that Republicans and Gov. Ron DeSantis have been pushing back against.

Flipping through "Kids" Netflix (we have 3 little stinkers) we stumbled upon a few programs were wanted to preview for the girls.

Guess what we found?

You can't make this up. We were floored when we saw this.

Netflix is promoting the LGBTQ agenda. We have no issue with the LGBTQ community, as quite a few of our close friends so happen to be gay.

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Working Across the Aisle

Republicans, for the most part, are saying that they will not, cannot work across the aisle with Democrats. Extremism on both sides of the political spectrum makes it very difficult for Republicans and Democrats to come together.

A new crop of conservative-minded Republican congressional candidates believes that they can and will work with Democrats if elected to Congress. One of them doesn't say he will, but questions how anyone can work with a group of people that wants to destroy America. READ MORE

Squeezers

Ron DeSantis-In Florida, we believe veterans have a wealth of knowledge and experience they can bring to the classroom, so we created a new program to help veterans become teachers. We stand by our veterans and want them in our classrooms.

Nikki Fried-I have never taken a dime from the private prison industry. And I’m the only candidate running for governor of Florida who can say that.

Charlie Crist-Good evening to everyone who is *not* currently campaigning for 2020 election deniers across the country. Sorry not sorry, Ron.

"Biden Promotes 'use of Deadly Force' to new 87,000 IRS Army," by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—It has been reported around the nation that the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is going to be hiring a vast number of agents after the House votes on Friday to grant the agency 80 billion dollars in additional funds. 87,000 agents are expected to be hired following the passage of the bill in the House. Sen. Rick Scott (R-FL) and other Florida politicians have aired their disgust regarding the assumed bill going through.

"Netflix Streams Lesbian Kiss on Kids Show," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—The Netflix kids’ series Jurassic World Camp Cretaceous includes a kissing scene between two young girls. In the latest season of the animated series executively produced in part by Steven Spielberg, two female characters have built up tension between them throughout the series which finally culminates in the two sharing a passionate kiss on the mouth.

"DeSantis Announces Temporary Five-Year Teaching Certificate for Veterans," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Being a state where a sizeable veteran population resides, Florida works hard to provide for former service members. Thursday, Governor Ron DeSantis (R) announced a five-year temporary teaching certificate program for veterans finishing their bachelor's degree.

"Republican Congressional Candidates in FL CD 7 Say They can, Will Work With Democrats in Congress," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Oviedo, FL - This week Republican voters in Florida's 7th congressional district got the chance to hear what the candidates had to say for themselves on the issues in a debate-style format. The topic of congressional bipartisanship came up, to which many just about all of the Republican candidates said they would work with Democrats in Congress.

"Charities Controlled by Carolina Amesty Appear to pay for $1.4 million Family Home," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"Loomer Blames 'RINO' Republican Opponent for FBI Raid at Mar-a-Lago," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Monday night's raid on former President Trump's Mar-a-Lago home by the FBI continues to make headlines. Conservative journalist and District 11 congressional candidate Laura Loomer has weighed in, telling The Floridian via text that the FBI needed to be defunded and dismantled.

"Cory Mills Leads in new Poll, 'Absentini' Sabatini and Santos cry Foul," by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich

"DeSantis Says ‘We’re Turning into a Banana Republic’" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina

"Rick Scott Comments on July Inflation Report," by The Floridian's Daniel Molina

"Sabatini Demands Florida "Sever All Ties" with FBI and DOJ after Mar-a-Lago Raid," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich

"Republicans Demand ‘Answers’ Over FBI’s Raid," by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Republicans continue to criticize the FBI over its raid at Mar-a-Lago at the beginning of the week. With some praising the raid, others questioning it and yet others vehemently criticizing it, Republicans are calling it “frightening” and demanding “answers.”

Nikki Fried
Nikki Fried

"Fried: 'Ron DeSantis is Defending Donald Trump Instead of the rule of law'" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried (D), who’s seeking the Democratic nomination in the gubernatorial race, held a press conference in front of the governor’s mansion. In the press conference, the gubernatorial hopeful chided Gov. Ron DeSantis over his support of President Donald Trump (R).

"Mar-a-Lago Raid Could ‘Undermine’ Jan 6 Investigation," by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—The raid at Mar-a-Lago continues to have an effect on the political landscape as it further divides lawmakers and voters. Former Governor of New York Andrew Cuomo (D) commented on the raid, t arguing that if answers are not provided soon regarding the reasoning for the raid, it could lead “undermine” the January 6thinvestigation.

FBI Raid of Mar-a-Lago Compared to Gestapo," by The Flordian's Grayson Bakich—All of Florida's congressional delegation has opened up about the recent FBI raid of former President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago estate in Palm Beach, Florida. Republicans and conservatives have voiced immense criticism of the raid, and more continue to speak out. The Floridian has covered the reactions of Governor Ron DeSantis (R), Senator Rick Scott (R), and many others\

"Scott Demands Investigation into China's Influence on Federal Reserve," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich

"FBI Raids Mar-a-Lago; Florida Officials React," by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—News organizations around the nation, including The Floridian, have reported that former President Donald Trump’s (R) private estate, Mar-a-Lago, has been raided by Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) agents.

"DeSantis Says Trump Raid Example of Federal Agencies Being Weaponized," by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—The FBI's raid on President Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago home has sparked the ire of Republicans across the nation. While Democrats are praising the FBI, Republicans are calling it an attack against Democracy. Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R), himself someone who's speculated to launch a 2024 presidential campaign, released a statement in support of the president. DeSantis called the raid an example of "the weaponization of federal agencies."

"FBI Raids Donald Trump's Mar-a-Lago Home," by The Floridian's Jim McCool—BREAKING - The Federal Bureau of Investigation has made the game-changing decision of conducting a raid on the Mar-a-Lago home of former US President Donald Trump (R). Trump has since responded to the incident in a written statement.

"Recreational Marijuana Initiative Could Land in Florida's Midterm Ballot," by The Floridian's Jim McCool—Marijuana legalization has increasingly become more normalized across states. Now, a new initiative to legalize recreational marijuana in 2024 has been launched in Florida.

Jay Collins
Jay Collins

"Retired Green Beret Jay Collins Tells His Story," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Former U.S. Army Green Beret Jay Collins (R) sat down with The Floridianlast week and spoke about his past, and his story.

"Loomer Says Illegal Immigration Needs to be Addressed" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich

"Florida Hits New Gas Price Low, Continues to Beat National Average" by The Floridian's Jim McCool

"Florida Democrats Turn on pro-Life/pro-Abortion, Anti-LGBTQ Statewide Candidate Naomi Blemur" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Just when you thought the intraparty divide within the Florida Democratic Party couldn’t get any worse, the push by Progressives to purge any “moderate” or “centrist” Democrats from their ranks continues, including Naomi Blemur.

"Makki Accuses Opponents of Profiting off Illegal Immigration" by The Floridian's Grayson BakichWith the midterm elections approaching, candidates are going to war with each other and the barbs are flying. Last week, The Floridian spoke with congressional candidate Amanda Makki, who called out rival Anna Paulina Luna's previous support for former President Obama, and accuses one of her other opponents of "profiting off of illegal immigration."

"Taddeo Rescinds Naomi Blemur Endorsement," by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Since announcing her run for the U.S. Congress, Florida state Senator Annette Taddeo (D) has risen to the forefront of the Democratic primary race. Polls indicate that she is leading Commissioner Ken Russell (D) in the race, and Taddeo has expanded her influence by sharing a number of endorsements. However, Taddeo is now rescinding...

"DeSantis Says Biden’s U.S. is ‘Disastrous’ by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Governor Ron DeSantis’ (R) Team continues to criticize the “trajectory” of the country, calling it 'disastrous.' While Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried (D) and Florida Rep. Charlie Crist (D) challenge each other for their political party's nomination, criticizing DeSantis, the Florida Governor has remained a vocal critic of the president.

"Suspended State Attorney Andrew Warren Fundraises off of his Suspension," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Former Hillsborough County State Attorney Andrew Warren is campaigning for his job back and asking for donations.

'Dark Money' Rains Down on Florida Republican Primary Races," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Candidates for elected office, particularly congressional and senatorial candidates, like to moan and groan about “Dark Money” being spent against them in their respective campaigns, but are quick to show their elation when an independent expenditure is spent to help them.

"Bilirakis Discusses Election Integrity Act with Rep. Davis and Local Leaders," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich –The midterms are three months away. Election integrity is an issue under the current radar that will become more apparent the closer to November. Friday, Rep. Gus Bilirakis (R-FL) met with Ranking Member of the House Administration Committee Rodney Davis (R-IL) about the American Confidence in Elections (ACE) Act.

"Scott Outlines Alternative Taiwan Strategy, Criticizes Biden's Approach in National Review Op-Ed," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Tensions between the United States and China remain high after Speaker Nancy Pelosi's (D-CA) visit to Taiwan this past week. In retaliation, China has placed sanctions on the island and has conducted live-fire drills near its coasts. In an op-ed for National Review, Sen. Rick Scott (R-FL) outlines his strategy for the region.

 

 

 

The JUICE is squeezed by Javier Manjarres, Jim McCool, and Daniel Molina

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 [email protected]

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