Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Tag: Ron DeSantis

As Feds Investigate Andrew Gillum, Florida Passes...

The campaign of former gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum was subpoenaed in connection with the 2018 election. This as Gillum's election opponent,...

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Wants to Correct ‘Grave...

Florida's incoming agriculture chief is working to get a formal pardon for four young Black men who were wrongfully accused of raping a white...

FBI Probe Into Tallahassee Corruption Ends with...

The FBI probe that loomed over Andrew Gillum throughout much of the 2018 Florida governor's election campaign has led to a 44-count indictment against...

History Must Wait: Andrew Gillum Concedes Race...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Andrew Gillum, who tried to energize Florida's young and minority voters through a Democratic coalition seeking to end two decades...

Folks Want to Have a ‘Frank, Non-judgmental...

The results of the Florida governor's race are still up in the air as a number of provisional ballots have yet to be counted,...

Recounts Ordered In Florida Senate, Governor Races

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The Florida secretary of state ordered recounts in the U.S. Senate and governor races on Saturday, an unprecedented review of...

Jemele Hill Says Her Name Was Removed...

Former ESPN sportscaster Jemele Hill says she's unsure if her vote will be counted after she arrived at her Florida polling place to find...

Florida Governor’s Race Not Quite Over As...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Razor-thin margins in Florida's bitter races for the U.S. Senate and governor are raising the specter of possible recounts, potentially...

Former GA Gov. Sonny Perdue Tells Florida...

Agriculture Secretary Sonny Perdue had a strong message for citizens in Florida for Tuesday night's election between Republican Ron DeSantis and Democrat Andrew Gillum. Perdue attended...

Ron DeSantis Calls Andrew Gillum an ‘Extreme...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's Republican nominee for governor is using a group formed to protest the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Trayvon...

Idaho Nazi Group Sends Out Disturbing Racist...

Florida Democratic candidate for governor Andrew Gillum was targeted by a white supremacist group in Idaho who launched a racist robocall attacking him. This marks...

Ron DeSantis’ Campaign Donor Insists He Isn’t...

A Republican donor is in hot water over his repeated use of the N-word during a racist Twitter rant and again during media interviews...

CNN Host Dana Bash Works Overtime to...

Florida gubernatorial candidate Andrew Gillum couldn't get a word in edgewise Sunday during an interview with CNN's Dana Bash, who repeatedly interrupted him. The "State...

Andrew Gillum Implores Opponent to Focus on...

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — The man who could become Florida's first black governor on Sunday called on his opponent to refrain from name-calling and...

Michael Steele Says ‘Monkey’ Comment Is Example...

Former Republican National Committee chair Michael Steele says Ron DeSantis absolutely doesn't get the benefit of the doubt for racially charged comments aimed at...

GOP Candidate Ron DeSantis Says Voters Would...

President Donald Trump's pick for Florida governor made it clear he doesn't want voters electing his African-American opponent to the state's highest seat. GOP gubernatorial...