June 2, 2023: Check Your Facts: FACT CHECK: NO, ADAM SCHIFF WAS NOT HIT WITH A $16 MILLION FINE
The claim stems from legislation introduced by Florida Republican Rep. Anna Paulina Luna that would fine Schiff $16 million. The resolution has five co-sponsors and has not been voted on in Congress.
“This afternoon, Rep. Luna filed a privileged resolution, H. Res. 437, to censure, condemn, and fine Rep. Adam Schiff (D-CA) $16 million dollars (half the cost of the Russia investigation) for his egregious abuse of the trust of the American people,” Luna’s press release stated.
April 29, 2023: Independent: Why is the UK hosting Ron DeSantis? Even Mickey Mouse hates him
The UK has already built a reputation for itself as the Florida of Europe. Let’s not reinforce that view by buddying up with the ultimate Florida Man
Dce 9, 2022: Politico: Florida GOP donor, DeSantis ally under 'active investigation' weeks before death, authorities say
Kent Stermon, a prominent Jacksonville-area Republican donor and friend of Gov. Ron DeSantis found dead in his car Thursday night, was under “active investigation” by the Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office.
Nov 30, 2022: Politico: DeSantis-backed school boards begin ousting Florida educators
Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis put his weight behind dozens of conservative school board candidates across Florida during the midterms. Now they’re in office — and are purging some educational leaders who enforced Covid-19 mandates.
Nov 29, 2022: Politico: Andrew Warren v. Ron DeSantis heads to court
Andrew Warren will be in federal court today in Tallahassee seeking to get his job back nearly four months after Gov. Ron DeSantis suspended him from his position as Hillsborough County state attorney
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Former President Donald Trump endorses Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., during a political rally at the Miami-Dade County Fair and Exposition on Sunday, Nov. 6, 2022, in Miami, Fla. The rally was held in anticipation of the Nov. 8th elections. 11.6.22
A judge has ordered Gov. Ron DeSantis to respond to allegations that his Texas-based immigration flights exceeded legislative authority. 10.21.22
On the surface, the pair shared a classic partnership between corporate leader and Republican governor. Disney was a DeSantis donor and one of the state's biggest employers. Thanks to a $578 million tax break approved during his administration, Disney planned to move 2,000 high-paid creative jobs from California to the Sunshine State. 10.18.22
Rev James Wigton; pastor at First Baptist Church of Cape Coral in Florida wrote the following in a column a local paper there called the News-Press"
"The News Press carried a guest commentary on Oct. 17 (C.A. Farrington, Bible’s truth about a fetus, abortion) advocating that “there is nothing in the Bible to indicate that a fetus is considered to be anything other than living tissue,” and that the fetus does not become a living being until after it has taken its first “breath.” The author claims biblical support for this position. The author further claims that the Old Testament provides for a “ritual” abortion.
Nothing could be further from the truth – if you believe the Bible as I do."
The quote that caught my immediate attention was "..if you believe as I do." So, if you dont believe like he does, then it's Ok to accept the position he is trying to criticize?? The 9 words he chose leaves a lot of room for interpretation. As a believer ...... assuming he is...then truth is truth whether anyone else believes it or not.....in fact, truth is truth even if no one believes it. I didnt bother to read the rest because his truth appears to be subjective and truth is not subjective.
A Republican politician was caught on police bodycam threatening and insulting a cop who pulled him over in a traffic stop.
Martin Hyde is a populist, right-wing candidate who has repeatedly launched failed runs for Sarasota City Commission in Florida. He is now running for Congress in Florida’s 16th district, and has the backing of Roger Stone and Michael Flynn.
Jan 2, 2022: Greeneville Sun: Capitol rioters' tears, remorse don't spare them from jail
Florida business owner Robert Palmer cheered on the violence at the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6 before he joined the fray. Screaming obscenities, he hurled a wooden plank and a fire extinguisher at police officers trying to ward off the mob.
Nearly a year later, Palmer fought back tears when he faced the federal judge who sentenced him to more than five years in prison. He said he was “horrified, absolutely devastated” by what he had done.
Nov 12, 2021: Weekly Challenger: ‘Beat DeSantis’ message to Crist at FAMU epic homecoming
Holt waved her Crist sign saying, “We need a Governor!” The crowd chanted, “Beat DeSantis,” “DeSantis has got to go,” while Crist added, “We’ll do it together!” When popular DJ Joe Bullard announced Crist as he passed the reviewing stand, his popularity was again on display.