Stories tagged: "Gov DeSantis"

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Disney Outmaneuvers DeSantis, Strips His Hand-Picked Board of Power

Current supervisors said that their predecessors signed a development agreement with the company that gave Disney maximum developmental power over the theme park resorts.

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Republicans Win Supermajorities in Florida State House and Senate, Giving Party Total Control

In the past year, the governor and the GOP Legislature have passed laws into place that restrict transgender rights, crack down on protests, limit how racial issues can be taught in schools, and ban discussion of gender identity or sexual orientation in younger grades.

Nikki Fried Listens to Floricua Leaders as She Runs to Unseat DeSantis in 2022

A vocal opponent of the Republican incumbent, the Democratic commissioner has launched a "listening tour" to connect and understand the needs of Florida communities.