Ron DeSantis, GOP Nominee for Governor of Florida, Criticized for Saying Voters Shouldn’t ‘Monkey This Up’ by Electing His Black Opponent, Andrew Gillum

Representative Ron DeSantis, the Republican nominee for governor in Florida, drew accusations of using a racist dog whistle on Wednesday after saying in a television interview that voters should not “monkey this up” by electing his opponent, Andrew Gillum, who would be the state’s first […]

Florida Lawmakers, Led By Representative and Minister Kimberly Daniels, Advance Bill Requiring Schools To Display ‘In God We Trust’

State legislators in Florida came together on Wednesday — the same day student activists gathered outside the House chamber in Tallahassee to demand stricter gun laws, one week after the school massacre in Parkland — to pass a measure related to schools, but not guns. HB 839 would require […]