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Florida flag bill gets Gov. DeSantis backing, stalls in Senate

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday supported a proposal that would restrict what flags can be flown at schools and other public buildings, as critics of the bill – and Senate analysts – questioned prohibiting flags that represent a “political viewpoint.”

Future of education uncertain as DeSantis targets DEI

Public educators all over the state of Florida are being asked to hand over their emails and explain their teaching plans. It’s part of new legislation from Gov. Ron DeSantis, and the effort has made its way to schools here in southwest Florida.

Ron DeSantis, facing challenges at home, will test presidential ambitions overseas

MIAMI— After a trying week for his national political ambitions, Gov. Ron DeSantis is headed abroad this week for a series of visits to allied nations — an opportunity for the Florida Republican to step onto the international stage for the first time as a likely presidential contender. The official purpose behind DeSantis’ globetrotting is […]

DeSantis seeks federal aid for Fort Lauderdale flood victims

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. (AP) — Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Saturday that he will ask the Biden administration to declare Broward County a disaster area due to flooding earlier this month after record rainfall. If granted, the declaration would make Broward residents who incurred damage to their homes and other property eligible for a wide […]