The Week That Was In Florida Politics: 'Major Announcements' Made By Gov. DeSantisHe’s been on the job for just a handful of days, but Gov. Ron DeSantis has already burnished his brand as a no-nonsense chief of state asserting his authority via pink slips, ultimatums and generally rocking the boat from one end of the state to the other.
'I Want People To Have Their Suffering Relieved,' DeSantis Said On Medical MarijuanaFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis made a major policy announcement on medical marijuana on Thursday afternoon from Winter Park, Florida.
Debris Removal From Hurricane Michael Remains 'Huge, Huge Undertaking' In Florida PanhandleGov. Ron DeSantis directed the state Division of Emergency Management to speed money to Panhandle communities that are being swamped financially by “massive” amounts of debris from Hurricane Michael.
Florida’s New Education Commissioner To Make $276,000 A YearThe newly hired education commissioner is getting paid nearly $300,000.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Goes After Airbnb Over West Bank DecisionFlorida’s new governor has been keeping himself extremely busy since being inaugurated earlier this month.
Former Fort Lauderdale Police Chief Frank Adderley Dismissed From Broward Sheriff's Office Longtime South Florida law enforcement figure Frank Adderley is out of a job at the Broward Sheriff's Office.
Two SFWMD Board Members Step Down Following DeSantis' Call For ResignationNew Florida Governor Ron DeSantis has made it clear that it’s a priority to improve the state’s environmental crisis.
Gov. DeSantis Poised To Make Marijuana ChangesWith one of his chief advisers tweeting the hashtag “NoSmokeIsAJoke,” Gov. Ron DeSantis said Monday he will “very soon” announce changes in how the state is carrying out a constitutional amendment that broadly legalized medical marijuana.
Gov. DeSantis Taps Judge Robert Luck For State Supreme CourtGovernor Ron DeSantis has appointed appellate Judge Robert J. Luck to the Florida Supreme Court.
Facing South Florida: Governor Ron DeSantis Prioritizing EnvironmentGovernor Ron DeSantis made the environment a central part of his campaign for governor.
Facing South Florida: Governor Ron DeSantis Suspends Broward Sheriff Scott IsraelDeFede reviews the events on Friday when Governor Ron DeSantis suspends Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel.
Gov. DeSantis Removes BSO Sheriff Scott Israel From Office; 'I Have No Interest In Dancing On His Political Grave'Governor Ron DeSantis said on Friday afternoon that he had signed an executive order removing embattled Broward Sheriff Scott Israel from office.