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DeSantis: People Moving to Florida ‘Overwhelmingly’ Registering as Republicans, Including Democrats

By Jack Phillips Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said that people moving to Florida from other states are “overwhelmingly” registering as Republicans, and that includes Democrats who fled their states due to COVID-19 restrictions. “The media at the beginning of this said Florida’s bad and I think it’s because they want to damage [former President Donald] Trump […]

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Florida House Approves GOP-Backed Election Integrity Bill

By Jack Phillips The Republican-controlled Florida House of Representatives approved a voting measure that Republicans say would enhance election integrity in the state. The bill passed in a 77–40 vote on April 28 and will go back to the Senate for approval. The measure (pdf) would require signature verification for voters, provided by a “wet signature” physically […]

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Florida Governor Signs Executive Order Banning ‘Vaccine Passports’

By Jack Phillips Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday signed an executive order that bars the usage of CCP (Chinese Communist Party) virus “vaccine passports,” becoming the first governor in the United States to take action against what civil liberties groups say is a potential privacy nightmare. The Republican governor’s order comes after unconfirmed reports that the Biden […]

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Texas Working on Bill to Prevent Big Tech Censorship, Following Florida’s Footsteps

By Janita Kan Texas Gov. Greg Abbott said on Sunday that he was working on a bill with legislators in his state to prevent big tech companies taking action to moderate user content based on their political viewpoint. “We are working with Sen. [Bryan] Hughes on legislation to prevent social media providers like Facebook & Twitter from cancelling conservative speech,” […]

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Florida State Rep. Calls on Gov. DeSantis to Divest From Big Tech Over Censorship

By Masooma Haq Rep. Randy Fine (R-Fla.) is calling on Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to divest from Big Tech companies after the tech giants suspended President Donald Trump’s social media accounts and shut down the Parler platform, citing a breach in their “inciting violence” policy related to the storming of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6. […]

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Trump rallies at Florida’s The Villages to shore up support among senior citizens

By Paul Best FOXBusiness Biden has slight lead on Trump among seniors and in the Sunshine State. President Trump visited The Villages, a retirement community of more than 100,000 in Florida, for a rally Friday as his 2020 campaign makes a final push in the all-important swing state. “Vote Republican. I’m voting early tomorrow in Florida. I’m coming to vote. […]

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Potential Supreme Court nominee Barbara Lagoa could help Trump win Florida, state Republicans say

By Ronn Blitzer | Fox News Trump plans on announcing his decision later this week. President Trump has already stated that he intends to choose a woman as his next Supreme Court nominee, and reports indicate that Judge Barbara Lagoa, of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 11th Circuit, is on his short list. Lagoa, 52, previously served on Florida’s 3rd […]

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Tropical Storm Sally develops, as heavy rain expected to hit Florida, Gulf Coast this weekend

By Julia Musto | Fox News A flood watch has been issued in the Sunshine State from Tampa Bay to Fort Myers. Heavy tropical rainfall is expected in Florida and the eastern Gulf Coast this weekend, following flash flooding earlier in the week as multiple storm systems swirl through the Tropics. Tropical Depression Nineteen turned into Tropical Storm Sally Saturday afternoon and […]

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Hurricane Isaias’ impact may be felt in Florida tonight as storm charts path for US east coast

By Greg Norman | Fox News The storm is expected to pass over much of the Bahamas today. Heavy rain from Hurricane Isaias may start drenching portions of Florida Friday night before the Category 1 storm turns and makes its way up the east coast with expected landfall in North Carolina, according to the U.S. National Hurricane Center. Isaias, declared a hurricane late Thursday night, had maximum […]

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