JUICE—Florida Politics' Juicy Read —8.24.2022 — Floridas' Biggest Loser— Election Night Coverage in Florida— More...

JUICE—Florida Politics' Juicy Read —8.24.2022 — Floridas' Biggest Loser— Election Night Coverage in Florida— More...

Florida Politics' Daily Political Read

Javier Manjarres
Javier Manjarres
August 24, 2022


Florida's Biggest Loser

He is one of the most hated Republicans in Florida and he just got crushed in his congressional race for being a tool. Anthony Sabatini deserved to lose. MUST-READ

Election Night Coverage

Florida's Biggest Loser: Anthony Sabatini

Luna Crushes Republican Primary Field, Advances to General Election

Aaron Bean Easily Wins Primary Election

Election Night Results in Florida

Lauren Book Wins Contentious Primary Race, Reelected to Florida Senate

Rep. Gimenez Faces Democrat Asencio in General Election

Salazar and Taddeo Win Primaries, Face off in November General Election

Rubio Says Senate Race is a ‘Clear Choice’

BREAKING: Charlie Crist Wins Democratic Primary for Governor


Cory Mills -Thank you so much to the amazing CD-7 patriots. I’m honored to serve you and grateful for your trust and support. Let’s go win and SAVE AMERICA

Shevrin “Shev” Jones-The time has come and the moment is RIGHT for us to elect @CharlieCrist as the next Governor of Florida! Let’s #BringItHome, Charlie!


Senator Marco Rubio socialism
Senator Marco Rubio

"Court Clears Way for Rebekah Jones in Congressional Race," by News Service of Florida

"Rubio Looks to Target Democratic Party Fundraising Vehicle Ron DeSantis: America's Top Gov [VIDEO]," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"DeSantis Says Fauci 'Losing' his job is Sign of 'Recovery'" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Dr. Anthony Fauci has announced that he will be stepping down from his position in December, and the announcement has drawn mixed responses. While some have praised Fauci for his efforts during his tenure, Republicans are cheering that Fauci will no longer be serving in the role.

"Fried Warns That 'Every Vote Counts' in Primary Election," by The Floridian's Daniel MolinaWith the 2020 primary election here, the gubernatorial hopefuls are making their final cases in raising support for their campaigns. In recent weeks, Florida Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried (D) and Florida Rep. Charlie Crist (D) have released polls indicating that one is polling over the other.

"Black Republican Congressional Candidate Banned from Twitter on Eve of Primary," by the Floridian's Jackson Bakich—One day before Florida’s Primary Election, Twitter has suspended a Republican candidate, Dr. Drew Montez who is running for U.S. Congress. Oddly enough, Dr. Montez stated previously on his twitter page that no one has been talking about big tech and that Congress isn’t doing enough to address the issue. He also added that Section 230 would “be on the agenda!” assuming he'd be elected to office.

"Fauci Announces Resignation, Florida Officials React," by the Floridian's Grayson Bakich—The policies and mandates recommended by Dr. Anthony Fauci during the COVD-19 pandemic continue to polarize Americans. On Monday, Fauci announced he would step down as Director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases.

"Nuñez Clarifies Controversial Illegal Immigration and Cuban Refugee Comments," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich

"Florida Democrat Voter Feels 'Cheated' by Democrat Politicians," by The Floridian's Jim McCool

"Demings Took Big Pharma Money, Now Appears to Oppose Drug Industry," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Florida Senate candidates and current U.S. Rep. Val Demings has come out denouncing “Big Pharma” on Twitter, stating that the pharmaceutical industry has long been “winning on Capitol Hill because they have the money and the lobbyists on their side.”

"Anthony Sabatini's Colorful Bunch of Supporters, Staffers," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Florida’s primary election is here and candidates for elective office can soon rest easy knowing that their respective races will soon be over, especially the contentious and downright nasty races like the Republican primary race in District 7.

"Florida Lt. Gov. Nuñez Addresses Illegal Immigration Crisis, Influx of Cuban Migrants," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—On Friday, Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nuñez, a first-generation Cuban-American, appeared on the Spanish-language radio show " Actualidad Radio" to discuss illegal immigration and Cuban exiles, where her two-tiered response to a question about illegal immigration, and the amount of Cubans illegally crossing the southern border drew the ire of Florida Democrats, including Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried.

"Demings Promotes Signage of Law Enforcement Training and Support Bill," by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—The TBI and PTSD Law Enforcement Training Act has been signed into law. Originally cosponsored by Senate candidate and current House Legislator, Rep. Val Demings (D-FL) alongside Rep. Bill Pascrell (D-NJ), the bill sets aside $270 million over a 5 year period to reaffirm the Justice and Mental Health Collaboration Program.

"Warren Mocks DeSantis Over Election Integrity Press Conference," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Governor DeSantis' Thursday press conference on election integrity continues to draw criticism from Florida Democrats and liberals. As we covered earlier today, Rep. Carlos G. Smith (D-FL-49) focused his Twitter umbrage on Attorney General Ashley Moody.

"Deutch meets with Israeli PM Lapid as Iran Nuclear Aggression Continues," by The Floridian's Michelle Rosenberg

"Florida 'Freedom First' Workforce Sees Record Low Unemployment of 2.7%," by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich

"Carlos G. Smith Trolls Moody On Social Media after Election Integrity Press Conference," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Thursday, Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) announced that 20 felons who illegally voted in the 2020 Election have been arrested. As The Floridian covered, Commissioner of Agriculture and rival for Governor Nikki Fried (D) quickly cried "voter suppression."

"Jackie Toledo Loses Campaign Manager to new Hillsborough State Attorney," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres

"DeSantis Announced Arrests of 20 Illegal Voters in Florida," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Fort Lauderdale—Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced that his Florida Office of Election Crimes and Security and the Florida (ECSF)Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE), have arrested 20 individuals for breaking Florida’s elections laws.

"Biden's Militarized IRS Buys up 'Night Vision' Goggles and 'Quick Reaction' Gear," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Apparently, Joe Biden's newly minted and militarized Internal Revenue Service (IRS) will enforce tax code by taking cues from espionage novelist Tom Clancy. While The Floridian has extensively covered the expansion of the IRS by 87,000 agents expected to use "deadly force, if necessary," a recent development makes the situation all the more ridiculous. And Representatives Brian Mast (R-FL-18) and Byron Donalds (R-FL-19) offer The Floridian their own opinions on the absurdity of turning the IRS into a paramilitary agency.

Rep. Kat Cammack during an interview with The Floridian
Kat Cammack Police

"Cammack: Inflation Reduction Act "Smoke and Mirrors," Border Crisis "Heartbreaking." by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Despite its signage into law, the Inflation Reduction Act continues to draw criticism from Republicans. Earlier this week, The Floridian covered Florida CFO Jimmy Patronis' appearance on Cavuto: Coast to Coast and his intentions to counter an expanded IRS. Thursday morning, Congresswoman Kat Cammack (R-FL-3) spoke with Mornings with Maria, calling the Inflation Reduction Act "Build Back Broke all over again, just in new packaging" and touches upon the border crisis.

"Donalds, Scott Believe Fentanyl Epidemic Caused by 'Open Border Policies'" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Just a couple weeks ago, The Floridian posted a story regarding the fentanyl epidemic and Sen. Rick Scott’s (R-FL) plan to fix it. The introduction of fentanyl into the U.S. primarily through the southern border has turned into one of the greatest crises this nation has ever seen.

"Florida Police Chiefs Endorse Moody and Simpson," by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—This week, the Florida Police Chiefs Association (FPCA) released two more endorsements. The FPCA has endorsed Senate President Wilton Simpson (R) in his bid for Agriculture Commissioner, and they have also endorsed Ashley Moody (R) in her reelection bid for Florida’s Attorney General.

"Illegal Immigrant Encounters at Southern Border Hit Record High," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—In anticipation of the Florida gubernatorial race, anti-DeSantis rhetoric has been revving up more heavily than ever. Now, actual legacy media polls are attempting to show that Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-FL) is an extremist.

"Demings' Paid Security Tackles man to Ground," by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Although the recently-passed Inflation Reduction Act is currently a major topic, the border crisis is becoming one again as well. The Biden administration's efforts to undue President Trump's border policies are being felt, and Florida representatives are speaking out.

"Scott: "Don't Work for Biden's IRS Army," by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich

"DeSantis Admin Hits Back at Mike Bloomberg Over Censorship Debate," by The Floridian's Jim McCool—Billionaire and former candidate for President, Mike Bloomberg (D), has blasted Governor DeSantis (R-FL) and the Florida Legislature for recent passing of education reforms, claiming Florida, "seeks to limit open debate," in schools.

border wall
border wall

"Florida Companies Tied to School Housing Illegal Immigrants," by The Floridian's Michelle Rosenberg

"Patronis: "Nobody Wants More IRS" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Amidst growing inflation and recession, the last thing Americans want to hear is the idea of expanding the IRS. Unfortunately, the Biden administration has done just that. While such an unwelcome move has garnered plenty of criticism, the state of Florida has decided to actually do something about it. On Monday, Florida CFO Jimmy Patronis outlines how the state of Florida will stand against a recently-expanded IRS.

"Florida Court Blocks Teen's Abortion Access on Account of Her Maturity," by The Floridian's Jim McCool—While Progressive Democrats believe that there is an attack on abortion access in Florida, so-called restrictive abortion laws are now taking effect after a Florida court blocked a teenage girl from getting an abortion.

"Florida Tourism Continues to Bounce Back," by News Service of Florida

"Bigotry Appears to Rear Head in Contentious Florida Republican Primary Race," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—The closer we get to the August 23 primary, election the deeper the hole Rep. Anthony Sabatini could be digging himself in his Republican congressional primary race.

"Will Miami Media Ignore Roger Waters’ Antisemitism?" by Senator Marco Rubio—Pink Floyd co-founder Roger Waters describes himself as “pro dialogue, pro peace, [and] anti authoritarian.” Maybe he should listen to his own music more, because he clearly can’t tell heaven from hell. Far from standing “in defense of Mistress Liberty,” Waters has become an advocate for antisemitism, Vladimir Putin’s imperialism, and the Chinese Communist Party’s genocide.

"Biden's Botched Afghanistan Withdrawal: One Year Later," by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Today marks the one-year anniversary of Pres. Biden's infamous and disastrous decision to withdraw U.S. military troops from Afghanistan. The hasty evacuation left behind billions of dollars in equipment for the reemergent Taliban to take for themselves. What's worse is that a large number of Americans and Afghan allies remain in hostile territory.


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




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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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