Ron DeSantis

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis with Mark Levin on FOX News' 'Life Liberty & Levin' Sunday October 11, 2020
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October 12, 2020 - 7:38 am
"You can't kneecap your own society and think you're going to successfully handle a pandemic," Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis told Fox News' "Life, Liberty & Levin" in an interview airing Sunday night. The Republican DeSantis has been harshly criticized by the mainstream media for his handling of...
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October 10, 2020 - 6:58 am
Nearly 300 Republicans packed shoulder-to-shoulder inside a Holiday Inn conference room this week in the heart of the Florida Panhandle to see their party's biggest political stars not named President Donald Trump. With Trump grounded in Washington, they chanted and cheered as the governor, the...
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Lucas Saez fills out his voter registration form as his father Ramiro Saez looks on at the Miami-Dade County Elections Department. Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis extended the state's voter registration one day.
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October 08, 2020 - 2:25 am
Florida’s chief information officer is blaming misconfigured computer servers for the crash of the state’s voter registration system. Chief Information Officer James Grant told The Associated Press Wednesday that no one meant to deny people the right to vote, but he says the servers had been...
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October 06, 2020 - 7:03 am
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is extending the state’s voter registration deadline after heavy traffic crashed the state’s online system and potentially prevented thousands of enrolling to cast ballots in next month’s presidential election. DeSantis extended the deadline that expired Monday until 7 p.m...
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Patrons dine at a restaurant Friday, Oct. 2, 2020, in Winter Park, Fla. In his drive to return the state to normalcy, Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis lifted limits on indoor seating at restaurants, saying they can operate at 100%.
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October 05, 2020 - 7:05 am
As the summer coronavirus spike in Sunbelt states subsides, Florida has gone the furthest lifting restrictions. Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis lifted limits on indoor seating at restaurants, saying they can operate at 100% in municipalities with no restrictions and that other local governments can't...
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Gov. Ron DeSantis shows a card stating COVID-19 survival rates by age group as he announces phase three openings at news conference in St. Petersburg, Fla., on Friday, Sept. 25, 2020. DeSantis lifted all restrictions on restaurants and other businesses.
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September 25, 2020 - 3:34 pm
Gov. Ron DeSantis lifted all restrictions on restaurants and other businesses in Florida on Friday in a move to reopen the state’s economy despite the spread of the coronavirus. The Republican governor also banned local fines against people who refuse to wear masks. The moves are sure to stoke...
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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks before the arrival of President Donald Trump for his, 'The Great American Comeback Rally', at Cecil Airport on September 24, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida.
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September 25, 2020 - 8:52 am
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says he would establish a “students bill of rights” following crackdowns on college parties and other social gatherings that some blame for a surge in COVID-19 cases. The Republican governor also said Thursday he would block local governments from closing restaurants again...
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Former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg attends a 9/11 memorial service at the National September 11 Memorial and Museum on September 11, 2020 in New York City.
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September 24, 2020 - 8:44 am
Florida’s attorney general is asking state and federal law enforcement to investigate possible election law violations after billionaire and former Democratic presidential candidate Mike Bloomberg helped raise more than $16 million for Florida felons to pay their debts so they can vote. Attorney...
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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis in Winter Haven, Fla. September 21, 2020.
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September 22, 2020 - 8:45 am
Florida’s Republican governor says the state is going to get tough on people who turn violent during protests. Gov. Ron DeSantis announced a legislative package on Monday that calls for felony-level penalties on anyone who damages property, causes injury or destroys public property. There would a...
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Florida suspended the consumption of alcohol at bars in late June, but not restaurants, amid a surge in the positive coronavirus cases according to a tweet by Halsey Beshears, the secretary of the state Department of Business and Professional Regulation.
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September 11, 2020 - 9:09 am
State officials say Florida bars will be allowed to reopen at 50% capacity starting Monday. At the direction of Gov. Ron DeSantis, Florida Department of Business and Professional Regulation Secretary Halsey Beshears issued an emergency order on Thursday rescinding a previous order that halted the...
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