Gov. DeSantis signed a bill banning critical race theory (CRT), the philosophy that race determines one’s standing as either an oppressor or a victim, at both schools and such events as workplace training sessions. He stated, “We will not use your tax dollars to teach our kids to hate this country or hate each other.”
The bill states: “If the individual poses a danger to the public health, the State Health Officer may subject the individual to isolation or quarantine. If there is no practical method to isolate or quarantine the individual, the State Health Officer may use any means necessary to vaccinate or treat the individual.”
Governor Ron DeSantis is proposing “anti-mob” legislation that would allow armed citizens to defend themselves against violent rioters and looters. The legislation would make it a felony to block traffic during protests, give immunity to drivers who claim to accidentally hurt or kill protestors blocking traffic,
Democrat Andrew Gillum, the Tallahassee mayor who lost the governor’s race by less than half a percentage point, seeks to turn Florida blue by registering new voters, and is targeting 1.4 million former felons in line to have their voting rights restored under a constitutional amendment approved by voters last year.