Category: ron desantis

STATE PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS: Gov. Ron DeSantis Urges Floridians to Prepare for Hurricane Dorian

Today, Governor Ron DeSantis visited the Emergency Operations Centers in Palm Beach and Orange counties, where he received briefings on Hurricane Dorian and urged residents to be prepared. He also visited the command center of Florida Power & Light to discuss preparation efforts.

First Lady Casey DeSantis Announces 2019 Black History Month Theme and Student Contests

First Lady Casey DeSantis announced the theme and student contests for 2019 Black History Month. This year’s theme will be “Celebrating Public Service” to recognize and pay tribute to African-American leaders who play prominent roles in public service throughout Florida.

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to Host ‘Florida Deregathon’ Event Jan. 31 in Orlando

Governor Ron DeSantis recently wrote a letter to the members of Florida’s 23 Professional Licensing Boards, calling on them to join him, Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and Department of Business and Professional Regulation Secretary Halsey Beshears on Thursday, January 31, at Valencia College in Orlando for a one-day event called “Florida Deregathon” to find solutions to harmful regulations facing Floridians.

Florida’s U.S Senate and Governor’s Races Tight, Poll by Florida Atlantic University Finds

With two weeks left before Election Day, Republican Florida Gov. Rick Scott leads incumbent Democrat U.S. Sen. Bill Nelson by less than two points in Florida’s critical U.S. Senate race, while Democratic nominee Andrew Gillum maintains a narrow lead over Republican nominee Ron DeSantis in the battle to be the state’s next governor, according to the statewide survey by the Florida Atlantic University Business and Economics Polling Initiative (FAU BEPI).

ELECTION 2018: Quinnipiac University Poll Released Tuesday Says Gillum Beating DeSantis 52-46

With big leads among women, black, Hispanic and independent voters, Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, the Democratic candidate for Florida governor, has 52 percent of likely voters to 46 percent for former U.S. Rep. Ron DeSantis, the Republican contender, according to a Quinnipiac University Poll released on Tuesday. 

Gillum Campaign Threatens Florida TV Stations With Legal Action Over DeSantis ‘Malicious,’ Defamatory’ Ad

Just weeks away from the midterms, the campaign of Andrew Gillum, the Democratic Party’s candidate for Florida governor, is fighting back against an attack ad from Republican opponent Ron DeSantis that it calls “false,” “malicious” and “defamatory.”