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Ron DeSantis Proposes Expanding School Choice in Florida

Florida Democratic Party Chairwoman Terrie Rizzo came out swinging against the proposal. 

Ron DeSantis Transforms Florida Supreme Court as He Adds Carlos Muñiz

Muñiz becomes the second Hispanic to serve on the state Supreme Court and is the third appointment DeSantis made to that court since taking office two weeks ago. 

Florida Democrats Showcase New Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried

Fried’s team presented her as an “advocate for children, schools, and medical marijuana, taking office with a bold agenda” and listed out several of her priorities.
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Richard Corcoran Approved as Florida’s Education Commissioner

Corcoran did draw fire from the left on Monday. 

Democrats Flip Two South Florida Congressional Seats on the Way to Taking the House

With Democrats projected to take control of the U.S. House from the GOP on Tuesday, they picked up two congressional seats in South Florida as they crafted their new majority. With U.S. Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen,...

Ron DeSantis Bows Out of Congress to Campaign for Governor

DeSantis sent a letter to U.S. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wisc., announcing his resignation, backdating it to the start of the month and not drawing any salary for September. 

Ron DeSantis Picks Jeanette Nuñez as his Running Mate

First elected to the Florida House in 2010, Nuñez also worked as a lobbyist for Jackson Health Care and as chief of staff to South Florida Republican state Sen. Alex Diaz de la Portilla.