The resolution is being championed by U.S. Reps. Gus Bilirakis, R-Fla., Vern Buchanan, R-Fla., Kathy Castor, D-Fla., Charlie Crist, R-Fla., Scott Franklin, R-Fla., and Greg Steube, R-Fla.
Florida Republican U.S. Reps. Brian Mast, Bill Posey, Greg Steube and Dan Webster signed the letter. Other signers, all of which came from the GOP House minority, including U.S. Reps. Lauren Boebert, R-Col., Paul Gosar, R-Ariz., and Marjorie Taylor Greene, R-Ga.
At the end of last week, Scott showcased a recent letter to the Wall Street Journal in which he reiterated his call to move the Olympics out of human rights concerns.
Over the weekend, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., announced he had sent a letter to President Joe Biden urging him to grant a waiver for Cameron Kinley, a recent graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy, to temporarily delay his military service in order for him to play in the National Football League (NFL) for the Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
DeSantis’ office insisted the “designation of separate sex-specific athletic teams or sports is necessary to promote equality of athletic opportunities.”
“Let me be the first to say, I don’t give a damn how you feel. I mean what I say. It is white privilege,” said ESPN host Stephen A. Smith.
The survey of 2,000 Americans focused on consumers’ views of businesses and the media coverage dealing with systemic racism.
The Jaguars and Honeywell are collaborating to create a safer workplace experience by deploying air quality monitoring solutions, via a custom real-time Healthy Buildings dashboard, as well as offering individual personal protective equipment (PPE) packs for Jaguars players and staff.
U.S. Sen. Mike Lee introduced the bill on Wednesday with the support of Rubio and fellow Republican U.S. Sens. Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee, Ted Cruz of Texas and Josh Hawley of Missouri.
At the end of last week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., sent a letter to German Chancellor Angela Merkel urging her to join efforts to move the 2022 Olympic Games out of Communist China and to a nation that respects human rights.