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Florida Gov. DeSantis Signs ‘Anti-Riot’ Bill Into Law, Creating Tougher Penalties for Violent Protesters

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday signed a bill that intends to crack down on violent protests and riots in the state. DeSantis, a Republican, signed the so-called “anti-riot” measure in Polk County, saying it is “the strongest anti-rioting, pro-law enforcement piece of legislation in the country.” The signing comes in the midst of protests, […]

Florida Gov. DeSantis Joins Rumble After YouTube Censorship

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has set up a channel on Rumble, an alternative video platform, after being censored by YouTube. The Republican governor’s Rumble channel currently features a single 45-second video. DeSantis has not posted any videos on his YouTube channel in three months. “Gov. Ron DeSantis is a longtime proponent of free speech and […]

Exclusive: Florida Gov. DeSantis Says Lockdowns Were a ‘Huge Mistake’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis issued a statewide stay-at-home order on April 1 last year locking down the Sunshine State for 30 days amid a global panic about the CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus outbreak. Sitting in his office exactly a year later, he told The Epoch Times that the lockdowns were a “huge mistake,” including […]

Florida’s DeSantis Signs Bill to Protect Businesses From COVID-19 Lawsuits

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday signed into law a bill that protects businesses, governments, and healthcare providers in the state from COVID-19 lawsuits, given they can prove they sufficiently followed guidelines to prevent transmission of the disease. The Republican governor signed bill SB 72 (pdf) during a news conference in Tallahassee with Senate President […]

Rep. Matt Gaetz Suggests Idea of Gov. DeSantis Running for President

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Fla.), an outspoken supporter of former President Donald Trump, suggested that Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis could be a viable Republican candidate for president in 2024. “He is a strong potential presidential candidate in 2024,” Gaetz said Feb. 14 on Fox News. “The Biden team knows that, and so they’re trying to somehow […]