DeSantis Racks Up More Local Endorsements, Heads to Iowa For Family Leader Forum

DeSantis Racks Up More Local Endorsements, Heads to Iowa For Family Leader Forum

Chris Nelson
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November 17, 2023
The DeSantis campaign announced they picked up ten new endorsements from South Carolina state legislators and community leaders who switched their support from Tim Scott to Ron DeSantis for president. "Ron DeSantis is the leader we need for this exact moment. He not only is the only candidate who I know can win, but he […]
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DeSantis Suspends Councilwoman Charged with Using False Address

DeSantis Suspends Councilwoman Charged with Using False Address

Chris Nelson
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November 17, 2023
Governor Ron DeSantis is not shy when using his power to suspend public officials charged with crimes. Last night, Gov. DeSantis signed an Executive Order suspending Patty Lee Cummings from her position as City Councilwoman of the City of Cape Coral. "On November 16, 2023, Patty Lee Cummings was charged with one count of Fraudulent […]
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Casey DeSantis Demands Israeli Children Held Hostage by Hamas Be Released

Casey DeSantis Demands Israeli Children Held Hostage by Hamas Be Released

Chris Nelson
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November 17, 2023
First Lady Casey DeSantis is demanding that children being held hostage by Hamas be released immediately. Yesterday, Sara Netanyahu, wife of Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu sent a letter to First Lady Jill Biden in which she asked her to work toward the immediate release of the Israeli hostages being held by Hamas in Gaza […]
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Tourists Visiting Florida in Record Numbers

Tourists Visiting Florida in Record Numbers

Chris Nelson
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November 16, 2023
Tourists have been descending on Florida in record numbers. Governor Ron DeSantis announced that visitation to Florida continues to rise, setting a record for the number of visitors to Florida in the third quarter of a year, with an estimated total of 35.1 million visitors between July and September 2023. Visitation included 32.2 million domestic […]
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DeSantis Blasts Haley for Wanting to Ban Anonymous Speech Online as 'Dangerous and Unconstitutional'

DeSantis Blasts Haley for Wanting to Ban Anonymous Speech Online as 'Dangerous and Unconstitutional'

Chris Nelson
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November 15, 2023
Governor Ron DeSantis blasted GOP presidential rival Nikki Haley for calling anonymous online speech a "national security threat'. "You know who were anonymous writers back in the day? Alexander Hamilton, John Jay, and James Madison when they wrote the Federalist Papers. They were not 'national security threats,' nor are the many conservative Americans across the […]
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DeSantis Welcomes U.K. Official to Florida to Sign Trade Memorandum

DeSantis Welcomes U.K. Official to Florida to Sign Trade Memorandum

Chris Nelson
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November 15, 2023
The Secretary of State for Business and Trade for the United Kingdom was in the United States on Wednesday, but not to meet with President Joe Biden. Secretary Kemi Badenoch met with Florida Governor Ron DeSantis in Jacksonville to sign a Memorandum of Understanding  (MOU) between the U.K. and Florida. The governor's office says this […]
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Nikki Haley's Unforced First Amendment Mistake Could Cost her

Nikki Haley's Unforced First Amendment Mistake Could Cost her

Chris Nelson
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November 14, 2023
Republican Presidential Candidate Nikki Haley is causing heads on the internet to collectively spin, as she may have made an unforced First Amendment mistake. "Every person on social media should be verified by their name. First of all it's a national security threat," said Haley, who just poured millions of dollars into an ad buy […]
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DeSantis Cracks Down on China Buying Land in Florida

DeSantis Cracks Down on China Buying Land in Florida

Chris Nelson
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November 14, 2023
Gov. Ron DeSantis continues to crack down on China and other "countries of concern" who try to purchase land in Florida. Today, DeSantis announced the launch of the SecureFlorida Portal, where foreign principals from foreign countries of concern like China must register property. These registration requirements for foreign principals were created by Senate Bill 264—signed […]
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More Florida Schools Added to the List of 'Purple Star Schools of Distinction'

More Florida Schools Added to the List of 'Purple Star Schools of Distinction'

Chris Nelson
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November 12, 2023
Governor Ron DeSantis announced that an additional 73 Florida schools have been awarded the Purple Star School of Distinction due to their extensive support for military families. There are now nearly 200 schools throughout the state that have earned a Purple Star Schools designation. “Florida is proud to be the most military and veteran- friendly state in the nation,” said Governor Ron DeSantis. “As a veteran, I understand firsthand the challenges […]
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Republican Presidential Candidates Show Support for America's Veterans

Republican Presidential Candidates Show Support for America's Veterans

Chris Nelson
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November 11, 2023
Former President Donald Trump, Governor Ron DeSantis, and Ambassador Nikki Haley, paid tribute to America's Veterans on Veterans Day. "We love our veterans and are thankful for their service and defending our freedoms," posted Team Haley. "We wouldn’t be the greatest country in the world without them. 🇺🇸" We love our veterans and are thankful […]
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DeSantis, Haley Campaigns Say They Raised $1 Million After GOP Debate

DeSantis, Haley Campaigns Say They Raised $1 Million After GOP Debate

Chris Nelson
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November 11, 2023
Governor Ron DeSantis's Presidential campaign has reported that in the twenty-four-hour post-debate period, it raised over $1 Million,  according to Press Secretary Bryan Griffin. Former Ambassador Nikki Haley has also announced that her campaign matched the DeSantis campaign with $1 million of their own. "We need a president who can win back the White House […]
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Gimenez Booed for a Second Time at Trump Rally

Gimenez Booed for a Second Time at Trump Rally

Chris Nelson
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November 9, 2023
Rep. Carlos Gimenez (R) was booed when former President Donald Trump gave the Republican Congressman a shout-out at his rally in Hialeah last night. But this was not the first time this had happened. "And your Congressman Carlos Gimenez. You know him?" Trump asked the audience, mispronouncing Gimenez's name using a hard "G". Upon mentioning […]
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Florida Recognized as #1 in Education Freedom for Second Year in a Row

Florida Recognized as #1 in Education Freedom for Second Year in a Row

Chris Nelson
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November 9, 2023
This week, Florida was recognized by the Heritage Foundation as #1 in Education Freedom for the second year in a row. The Education Freedom Report Card, released annually by the Heritage Foundation, measures states across four categories – Education Choice, Teacher Freedom, Transparency and Return on Investment – and Florida was in the top five across all […]
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DeSantis Promises to Deliver Wins for GOP at Presidential Debate in Miami

DeSantis Promises to Deliver Wins for GOP at Presidential Debate in Miami

Chris Nelson
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November 9, 2023
Governor Ron DeSantis promised wins for the Republican party and the American people at the third Republican presidential debate hosted by NBC News in Miami. “I'm sick of Republicans losing. In Florida, I showed how it's done," said DeSantis at the high point of the debate. “This country is in trouble, and the elites that […]
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Florida Elected Officials 'Stand With DeSantis' Ahead of GOP Presidential Debate

Florida Elected Officials 'Stand With DeSantis' Ahead of GOP Presidential Debate

Chris Nelson
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November 8, 2023
Florida lawmakers and elected officials are posting their support for Governor Ron DeSantis ahead of tonight's GOP debate in Miami using the hashtag #withDeSantis in what could be seen as a response to several legislators having flipped their support to former President Donald Trump, "I stand with Gov. Ron DeSantis because he has always stood […]
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Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds Set to Endorse DeSantis for President

Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds Set to Endorse DeSantis for President

Chris Nelson
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November 6, 2023
Iowa Governor Kim Reynolds is set to endorse Florida Governor Ron DeSantis for President at a rally in Des Moines tonight. "As someone who is a leader you should want people who are delivering big victories for their Constituents, standing up for Conservative values which Kim has done," said DeSantis in a clip from an […]
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Miami Trump Voters Voice Support for DeSantis Ahead of GOP Debate

Miami Trump Voters Voice Support for DeSantis Ahead of GOP Debate

Chris Nelson
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November 6, 2023
Miami voters voiced their support for Florida Governor Ron DeSantis ahead of the final GOP Primary debate on Wednesday. "DeSantis ha hecho que Florida bueno!" exclaimed one man in a "man on the street" segment by Florida Conservative writer Eduardo Neret, translating to "DeSantis has made Florida good!" This is the third debate Trump has […]
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Florida Dentist Arrested for Running a $1.5 Million Medicaid Fraud Scheme

Florida Dentist Arrested for Running a $1.5 Million Medicaid Fraud Scheme

Chris Nelson
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November 4, 2023
There are two people who are probably not smiling today. Attorney General Ashley Moody announced the arrest of a Florida dentist and her husband, a co-owner of a dental practice. Marianna Zadov, DDS, and Shimon Leizgold, also known as Simon Leizgold, own and operate at least seven dental offices located throughout Florida’s southeast and southwest […]
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