Juice🍊—5.23.2023—Will Abortion Define the 2024 Presidential Election— The 'Culture War'—More...

Juice🍊—5.23.2023—Will Abortion Define the 2024 Presidential Election— The 'Culture War'—More...

Florida's Daily Political Read

Javier Manjarres
Javier Manjarres
|
May 23, 2023

FIU

Have a tip, story, new job, or announcement for The JUICE?  Reach out: Javier@floridianpress.com

Will Abortion Define the 2024 Presidential Election?

With the clock ticking down to his 2024 presidential announcement, Gov. Ron DeSantis needs to solidify the base of support from Conservatives, and the Republican Party as a whole. This week, Gov. DeSantis firmed up his position on abortion, telling radio show host Jenna Ellis that he was proud of signing the controversial 6-week abortion ban bill earlier this year.

An official announcement is expected later this week.

Is Florida’s 6-week abortion bill “too harsh” as former President Donald Trump recently stated?

READ MORE

Debt Ceiling Debacle Looms?

Congressional Republicans and Democrats are at a stalemate over the debt ceiling.

This was to be expected as the Biden administration and House Republicans both signaled that it would take a heavy lift to get them to change their stance on the issue.

Lawmakers from both sides of the aisle, appear frustrated with the impasse, including Florida Rep. Jared Moskowitz (D), who believes that if the U.S. defaults on its debt, “China wins.” READ MORE

Squeezers

Debbie Wasserman Schultz-The @JoeBiden plan continues to create jobs, rebuild our infrastructure and cut the deficit. What it will not do is sacrifice our values with cruel cuts to veterans, seniors and working families.

Darren Soto-Gov DeSantis’ culture war is a job killer for Florida.

Rep. Mike Waltz-Biden’s Pentagon is reportedly making military basing decisions on a state’s abortion laws?

Should a future Pentagon make basing decisions on a state’s protection of the 2nd amendment?

We MUST remove politics out of our military!

Rep. Cammack Press -An MSNBC host called Florida a "terrorist state." If our flip-flops, freedom, and tropical drinks offend them, it's clear they won't like the Sunshine State very much.

Sen. Tim Scott

"DeSantis Doubles Down on Pro-Life Stance" by The Floridian's Jim McCool—With a presidential campaign announcement just days away, Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL)  joined The Jenna Ellis Show to discuss a number of issues, including abortion...

"Gimenez Calls Out Biden for Attacking Republicans Over Debt Ceiling" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Representative Carlos Gimenez (R-FL) recently announced that President Joe Biden (D) is “failing the American people” when it comes to tackling the debt ceiling issue.

"Rick Scott Receives Citrus County Sheriff's Support of School Safety Bill" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Representative Carlos Gimenez (R-FL) recently announced that President Joe Biden (D) is “failing the American people” when it comes to tackling the debt ceiling issue.

"'DeSantis Presents the Greatest Threat to Donald Trump' Says Campaign Spokesman" by The Floridian's Chris Nelson

"Will Tim Scott Disrupt the Trump-DeSantis Rivalry?" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina

"Democrats Campaign Against Senator Scott After Presidential Announcement" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—South Carolina Senator Tim Scott (R) has announced his 2024 presidential candidacy. He made the announcement from a stage in North Charleston, South Carolina...

"Concern Increases for China's 'Geostrategic Corruption' in Latin America" by The Floridian's Jim McCool—The United States has grown increasingly concerned about the growing presence of China and Russia in Latin America...

"Jared Moskowitz Demands Compromise on Debt Ceiling" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich

"DeSantis set to Announce Presidential Candidacy" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina

"NAACP Issues Florida Travel Advisory" by The Floridian's —This past weekend, the NAACP issued a Florida travel advisory. the NAACP Board of Directors made the announcement, arguing that Florida Governor Ron DeSantis (R) is aggressively attempting to erase Black history...

Donald Trump
President Donald Trump/ The Floridian

"Ron DeSantis: The ‘Right’ Career Politician?" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—On the eve of his 2024 presidential announcement, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis continues to be labeled a “RINO,” a “Globalist,” and even a “career politician.”

"Donalds Rebukes Chuck Todd Over IRS, Govt. Spending" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—House Republicans continue demanding cuts to federal spending. Representative Byron Donalds (R-FL), a primary voice in the debate, recently discussed the matter with NBC's Chuck Todd in an appearance on Meet the Press.

"New College of Florida Students Attempt to Disrupt GOP-Connected Graduation Speaker" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—SARASOTA – As college campuses around the country conclude their spring semesters and send their graduates into the real world, commencement ceremonies...

"Trump vs. DeSantis: Do the Polls Matter?" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Former President Donald Trump regularly boasts of his lead in the polls against Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL) as the latter prepares to announce his run for President in 2024.

"DeSantis Admin Reports Record Unemployment, Tourism Numbers in First Quarter" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—In the first quarter of 2023, the state of Florida maintained its near record-low unemployment numbers at 2.6% for the fourth consecutive month. The unemployment figures come in at number one among the ten largest states in the union, according to Governor Ron DeSantis's (R-FL) press release.

"Rubio Calls out MLB over the Dodgers' Affiliation with Anti-Catholic Group, Team Reverses Course" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Controversially, the Los Angeles Dodgers, one of the most prominent teams in Major League Baseball (MLB), announced that they would be...

"Pro-Trump Ad Calls DeSantis 'Ron DeSalesTax' by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—With Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL) expected to announce his run for President next week, the forces of former President Donald Trump...

"Matt Gaetz Says 'FBI Has Sown More Evil Than They Have Rooted Out'" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—After the Congressional hearing for FBI whistleblowers Garrett O'Boyle, Steve Friend, and Marcus Allen...

"Salazar, Rubio Seek to Lower Housing Prices" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Rising housing prices have been a grave concern in Florida, and lawmakers are quickly moving to address it. Florida Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar...

Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz
Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz

"Waltz, Cherfilus-McCormick Tackle Human Trafficking" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—A bipartisan bill has been introduced to study the prevalence of human trafficking at strip clubs. The Study to Observe and Prevent (STOP) Human...

"Wasserman Schultz Clashes With Jordan in FBI Whistleblower Hearing" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Things got heated during a hearing this week with FBI whistleblowers. Florida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz (D) clashed...

"Cory Mills Joins Effort to Impeach Joe Biden" by The Floridian's Jim McCool

"Rubio Introduces Bill to Update SNAP Program, Claims FL Receives Disproportionate Funding" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) is looking to update the algorithms that determine the budgeting for the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program ...

"Rubio, Scott Reintroduce the Combating BDS Act to Protect Israel and Counter Antisemitism" by The Floridian's Michelle Rosenberg—U.S. Senators Rick Scott and Marco Rubio, along with a cadre of their colleagues, have reintroduced the Combating Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions (BDS) Act...

"Luna Files Motion to Expel Schiff From House" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—After four years of investigating, the Durham Report was released this week, and the findings were a bombshell drop. Republicans are praising...

Gov. Ron DeSantis
Gov. Ron DeSantis

"Trump Backed Cameron Defeats DeSantis Pick in Kentucky GOP Gubernatorial Race" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina

"DeSantis Combats 'Biden Border Crisis,' Deploys Police and Military to U.S. Southern Border" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—After announcing that he would continue building the Trump border security wall along the U.S. border with Mexico, and using the military...

"Gaetz, Moskowitz Introduce Bill to Protect National Cemeteries if Debt Ceiling Negotiations Breakdown" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Reps. Jared Moskowitz (D) and Matt Gaetz (R) have partnered to introduce a bill that would prevent the closure of national cemeteries amidst debt ceiling negotiations.

"Trump and DeSantis Throw Jabs Before Primary Showdown" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—As the Republican Presidential primary begins to take shape, the two heavyweight candidates, former President Donald Trump (R) and Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL) are starting to throw punches.

"DeSantis Receives Key Endorsements from FL Senate President and House Speaker" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—After Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL) made his weekend trip to Iowa in which he spoke at a multitude of events while former President Donald Trump (R)...

"DeSantis Responds to Trump's Comments Concerning 6-Week Abortion Bill" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich

President Donald Trump
President Donald Trump

"Trump Backed Cameron Defeats DeSantis Pick in Kentucky GOP Gubernatorial Race" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina

"DeSantis Combats 'Biden Border Crisis,' Deploys Police and Military to U.S. Southern Border" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—After announcing that he would continue building the Trump border security wall along the U.S. border with Mexico, and using the military...

"Gaetz, Moskowitz Introduce Bill to Protect National Cemeteries if Debt Ceiling Negotiations Breakdown" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Reps. Jared Moskowitz (D) and Matt Gaetz (R) have partnered to introduce a bill that would prevent the closure of national cemeteries amidst debt ceiling negotiations.

"Trump and DeSantis Throw Jabs Before Primary Showdown" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—As the Republican Presidential primary begins to take shape, the two heavyweight candidates, former President Donald Trump (R) and Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL) are starting to throw punches.

"DeSantis Receives Key Endorsements from FL Senate President and House Speaker" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—After Governor Ron DeSantis (R-FL) made his weekend trip to Iowa in which he spoke at a multitude of events while former President Donald Trump (R)...

"DeSantis Responds to Trump's Comments Concerning 6-Week Abortion Bill" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich

Ron Book
Ron Book

"Ron Book Inducted into Tulane Law School Hall of Fame" by The Floridian's Jim McCool

"DeSantis Signs SB 266, Killing DEI in FL Colleges" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich

"DeSantis Press Secretary Bryan Griffin Resigns, Heads Over to Presidential Campaign" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Gov. Ron DeSantis's soft-spoken and amicable press secretary Bryan Griffin has called it quits and will be joining the soon-to-be-announced DeSantis for...

"FIU Law Jumps into National Top 60 Law Schools" by The Floridian's Jim McCool

"DeSantis Says GOP 'Developed a Culture of Losing' Over Last Couple of Elections" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Days after returning from a successful pre-presidential campaign trip to Iowa, Gov. Ron DeSantis addressed the recent remarks he made that the Republican Party had embraced a “culture of losing” over the past several election cycles.

"Haley Celebrates U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Over the weekend, South Carolina Governor Nikki Haley (R) celebrated the opening of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem. Opened in 2018 on May 14th, the promise had been made 23 years prior.

"Rubio Cites Cold War in Beijing Issue" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Over the weekend, Florida Senator Marco Rubio (R) penned an op-ed for Nikkei Asia, where he claimed that “ideology...

"Scott, Rubio, Urge Tobacco Company Sanction" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Senators Rick Scott (R) and Marco Rubio (R) joined Arkansas Senator Tom Cotton (R), Tennessee Senator Bill Hagerty (R)...

"New Poll: Over 85% of FL Republicans Support Trump in 2024 Primary" by The Floridian's Jim McCool—After a wave of controversies, including a criminal indictment and a lost civil suit, former President Donald Trump (R) has seen a massive increase in support...

"Diaz-Balart Comments on Secure the Border Act Passage" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—The passage of the Secure the Border Act is a major victory for House Republicans. Representative Mario Diaz-Balart (R-FL), who introduced the bill, spoke about the bill on Twitter.

Rep. Matt Gaetz

"Gaetz Slams Pomerantz’s Use of 5th Amendment During Judiciary Hearing" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—This week, former Trump prosecutor Mark Pomerantz underwent a deposition before the House Judiciary Committee. However, he declined to answer several questions, citing the Fifth Amendment...

"Bilirakis Demands Biden, Democrats Apologize for Lying About Veterans Benefits" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich —House Republicans are demanding Democrats, including the Biden Administration, issue apologies for claiming the recently-passed Limit, Save, and Grow Act would cut veterans' benefits. Representative Gus Bilirakis (R-FL)...

"Waltz Introduces WARRIOR Act to Combat Military Wokeness" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich–Representative Mike Waltz (R-FL) has introduced a bill prohibiting "woke" practices supposedly implemented in the U.S. Armed Forces.

"Mills Offers Statement Regarding House's Passage of Secure the Border Act" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Representative Mike Waltz (R-FL) has introduced a bill prohibiting "woke" practices supposedly implemented in the U.S. Armed Forces.

"Scott Leaves Scathing Review of Recent Labor Statistics" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich

"DeSantis Bans Central Bank Digital Currency in Florida" by The Floridian's Chris Nelson—Governor Ron DeSantis signed first-in-the-nation laws today against the U.S. Government surveilling the personal finances of Floridians, including a ban on the use of a Central Bank digital currency.

"'Secure the Border Act' Passes House as Title 42 Ends" by The Floridian's Joshua Smith

"Salazar Threatens Biden Over Israel" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—Florida Rep. Maria Elvira Salazar (R) has threatened President Joe Biden (D) over Israel. The Florida lawmaker noted that the president has not invited Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu...

"Cruz, Rubio Takes Aim at Biden’s Border Policies" by The Floridian's Joshua Smith—With Title 42 officially ending, a new immigration bill has passed. House Resolution 2 (H.R. 2), also known as the Secure the Border Act, has passed the House and is on its way to the Senate.

"DeSantis Backs 'Remain in Mexico' Policy, Says he Would Stop 'Bogus Asylum Claims'" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Fort Myers—Gov. Ron DeSantis continued his bill-signing tour throughout Florida today, this time signing SB 214—a measure that would ban financial institutions from generating detailed reports on Americans who purchase firearms...

Gov. Ron DeSantis

"Florida Sues DHS Over Mass Release of Illegal Immigrants" The Floridian's Jim McCool—The relationship between the federal government and the state of Florida has been tense since Governor DeSantis (R-FL) amplified efforts...

"DeSantis Signs Law Against W.H.O. 'Pandemic Treaty'" The Floridian's Chris Nelson—Governor Ron DeSantis signed a law today aimed at keeping Florida out of any World Health Organization "Pandemic Treaty".

"DeSantis Signs Permanent Protections Against Vaccine Mandates, Forced Masking" The Floridian's Chris Nelson—Today, Governor Ron DeSantis signed a law that will make protections against vaccine mandates, vaccine passports and forced masking permanent in the State of Florida.

"Gimenez Calls Expiration of Title 42 a 'Nightmare'" The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Representative Carlos Gimenez (R-FL) went on Fox Business and Fox News to discuss the end of Title 42 and the Republican approach to massive migration caravans.

"Florida Bans Gain-of-Function Research" by The Floridian's Chris Nelson—Governor Ron DeSantis signed a law today that will ban "Gain-of-Function" research in the State of Florida.

"Rick Scott Condemns Talib's Anti-Israel Event Inside Capitol" by The Floridian's Jim McCool—Despite numerous attempts to block it, US Rep. Rashida Talib (R-MN) hosted an antisemitic, anti-Israel event on Capitol Hill...

"Donalds Questions Biden Family 'Transactions'" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich

"Donalds Faces Gauntlet Following CNN Trump Town Hall" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Following the historic CNN Town Hall that saw former President Donald Trump (R) make an appearance on the network for the first time since...

Donald Trump/ SHARK TANK MEDIA
Donald Trump/ Diverse New Media, Corp. All Rights Reserved

"Rubio Calls End of Title 42 'Cataclysmic'" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) joined former White House Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany on Fox News Tonight to consider the possibilities that the United States faces after the end of Title 42.

"Trump Comments on Guilty Verdict" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina

"Waltz's Bill Protects Coastal Communities" by The Floridian's Daniel Molina—This week, the House passed the bipartisan Coastal Communities Ocean Acidification Act of 2023. The effort led by Florida Rep. Mike Waltz (R) and Minnesota Rep. Chellie Pingree (D) seeks to further protect coastal communities.

"Nunez Says She Looks Forward to Serve in 'Whatever Capacity' if DeSantis Becomes President" by The Floridian's Chris Nelson—Florida Lt. Governor Jeanette Nunez told the Floridian she looks forward to serving in "whatever capacity" if Governor Ron DeSantis is elected to a higher office...

"Sexual Predator Arrested in Florida for Election Fraud" by The Floridian's Chris Nelson—Last month, Representative Jared Moskowitz (D-FL) spoke with The Floridian on how Democrats can advance gun reforms while in the House minority. Recently, Rep. Moskowitz moved forward...

"Moskowitz Introduces Bill Raising Age to Buy Semi-automatic Guns to 25" by The Floridian's Grayson Bakich—Last month, Representative Jared Moskowitz (D-FL) spoke with The Floridian on how Democrats can advance gun reforms while in the House minority...

"Rubio Introduces Bill to Reform Food Stamp Program, Restricting Junk Food" by The Floridian's Jackson Bakich—Senator Marco Rubio (R-FL) has introduced a bill looking to reform food stamps by mending the nutriment options that the program currently provides.

"DeSantis Positioned to Sign Historic and Much-Needed Healthcare Legislation" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—With the 2023 Florida legislative session having come to an end, Gov. Ron DeSantis continues to receive recently-passed legislation for his consideration...

"DeSantis Wants States to Enforce Federal Immigration Law, Deport Illegal Immigrants" by The Floridian's Javier Manjarres—Less than a day after saying that he would complete former President Donald Trump’s border security wall and use the military to combat Mexican drug cartels, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signed the most...

"Trial Starts on Medicaid Transgender Care" by The News Service of Florida

 

 

 

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

Related Posts

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

Subscribe to the newsletter everyone in Florida is reading.

This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.

Sign up for BREAKING NEWS ALERTS