Florida

Ron DeSantis Battles Joe Biden: 2,000 Floridians Had Lifesaving Coronavirus Treatment Canceled Because of Biden’s ‘Indefensible Edict’

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) this week continued his battle with the Biden administration over the distribution of lifesaving coronavirus treatment, as U.S. health regulators opted to revoke emergency use authorization (EUA) for Regeneron and Eli Lilly monoclonal antibody treatments — a move the governor deemed an “indefensible edict,” as 2,000 Floridians had their appointments for such treatment canceled.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks during a news conference, Tuesday, Aug. 3, 2021, near the Shark Valley Visitor Center in Miami. DeSantis is doubling down as the state again broke its record for COVID-19 hospitalizations. The Republican governor insisted Tuesday that the spike will be short-lived.

Sheriff: Thousands Fleeing Blue States to Florida Because It Is More ‘Safe’

JACKSONVILLE, Florida — Polk County Sheriff Grady Judd, one of the 55 Florida sheriffs who on Monday announced their endorsement for Sen. Marco Rubio’s (R-FL) reelection campaign, blasted the left’s efforts to defund police as well as their failure to defend law enforcement, noting that tens of thousands of people are flocking to the Sunshine State because it is safe.

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Marco Rubio: Democrat Challenger Val Demings Votes with Pelosi ‘100% of the Time’

JACKSONVILLE, Florida — Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) drew a stark contrast between himself and his potential Democrat Senate challenger Rep. Val Demings (D-FL) — whom he noted has voted alongside House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-CA) “100 percent of the time” in the House — on Monday during a press conference, where 55 Florida sheriffs endorsed his reelection campaign.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi of Calif., holds the copy of President Donald Trump's State of the Union address she tore up after he delivered it to a joint session of Congress on Capitol Hill in Washington, Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020. At left is Rep. Val Demings, D-Fla. (AP Photo/J. Scott …

Ron DeSantis Team Trolls Democrats with ‘Escape to Florida’ Merch

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s (R) team is trolling Democrats, highlighting the mounting successes of the governor’s approach to the Chinese coronavirus with campaign merchandise inviting Americans to “Escape to Florida” and highlighting the hypocrisy of Democrats who have flocked to the state for freedom.

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Exclusive — ZOA Urges Immediate Resignation of Florida Democrat Nikki Fried over ‘Sick, Demented’ Hitler-DeSantis Comparison

Zionist Organization of America (ZOA) head Morton Klein expressed outrage after Florida Agriculture Commissioner and Democrat candidate for governor Nikki Fried compared her potential general election opponent Gov. Ron DeSantis to Nazi leader Adolf Hitler, calling her remarks “the ugliest hate speech I’ve ever heard” while urging for her immediate resignation.

Agriculture commissioner Nikki Fried speaks at a pre-legislative news conference, Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019 in Tallahassee, Fla. (AP Photo/Steve Cannon)

Ron DeSantis: Justices Roberts and Kavanaugh ‘Did Not Have a Backbone’

Both Supreme Court Chief Justice John Roberts and Justice Brett Kavanaugh did “not have a backbone” when they opted to side with their left-wing colleagues, voting to keep the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) vaccine mandate on healthcare workers, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said during an appearance Friday on the variety program Ruthless.

This image provided by the U.S. Supreme Court show Associate Justice Brett M. Kavanaugh, left and Chief Justice John G. Roberts, Jr. in the Justices' Conference Room before a investiture ceremony Thursday, Nov. 8, 2018, at the Supreme Court in Washington. (Fred Schilling/Collection of the Supreme Court of the United …