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Ron DeSantis Signs Bill Ensuring No Sanctuary Cities in Florida
At an event in the Panhandle, DeSantis signed the “Federal Immigration Enforcement” from state Sen. Joe Gruters, R-Sarasota, and state Rep. Cord Byrd, R-Neptune Beach, which “prohibits state and local governments from having sanctuary policies in effect and requires such entities to support and cooperate with federal immigration enforcement.”
Ron DeSantis Gets Ready to Ban Sanctuary Cities in Florida
“Earlier this year, I asked the Florida Legislature to present me with a bill this session that upholds the rule of law and addresses sanctuary cities and counties in Florida,” DeSantis said.
Florida Senate Confirms Ron DeSantis’ Executive Agency Heads
“I am proud of the team we have assembled to lead our agencies, which include some of the brightest minds and leaders our state and nation have to offer,” said DeSantis.
Florida House Democrats Opt for Two Leaders for 2020-2022
This week, the House Democrats announced state Rep. Bobby DuBose, D-Fort Lauderdale, and state Rep. Evan Jenne, D-Dania Beach, to the lead the caucus and its campaign efforts for 2020 through 2022.
First Democrat Presidential Debate Coming to Miami at the End of June
The debates will be broadcast on NBC, MSNBC and Telemundo, will be held in Miami, Florida on back-to-back nights on June 26 and 27.
GOP, Democrats Clash in the Florida Legislature Over Implementing Voting Rights for Ex-Felons
More than 64 percent of Floridians approved the measure in November. The amendment restores voting rights to most ex-felons but there is a dispute over the language.
Florida Democrats, Andrew Gillum Move Quickly as 2020 Already Looms
After announcing efforts to register voters across the Sunshine State last week, the Florida Democratic Party and former gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum bolted out of the gate to flip the state in 2020 and deny President Donald Trump a second term.
Andrew Gillum, Florida Democrats Plan to Register Voters Across the State to Beat Donald...
Former Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum showed this week that he wants to remain a force in Florida politics despite being edged by Republican Ron DeSantis in last year’s gubernatorial campaign. Gillum held an event at...
Florida Leaders Divide on Party Lines Over Ron DeSantis’ First State of the State...
Not surprisingly, DeSantis garnered the applause of officials he appointed to his administration. Just as predictably, DeSantis drew jeers and fire from the left.
Ron DeSantis Focuses on Healthcare, Backing Paul Renner’s, Manny Diaz’s Patient Savings Act
This week, at a media event in Hollywood, Gov. Ron DeSantis threw his support behind “proposals to increase healthcare pricing transparency in Florida” which he insists will “empower patients, decrease costs and improve the quality of the state’s healthcare system.”
Rick Scott Calls for Giving Venezuelans Fleeing Maduro Regime Temporary Protected Status
Following the lead of several Florida Republicans and Democrats on Capitol Hill, Scott said on Tuesday the time has come to extend TPS to Venezuelans.
Donald Trump Takes Aim at the Maduro Regime and Socialism in FIU Speech
Trump also stressed that the U.S. was ready to help Venezuela with humanitarian aid to help the continued chaos in that South American nation but noted that the Maduro regime remained uncooperative.