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(FreedomWire.org) – Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis could be a possible 2024 presidential candidate. Now the democrats are making up lies against him to try to ruin his chances.

The White House recently told multiple lies to the media. Here is what they have been saying.

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is now allowing healthcare providers — including pediatricians and children’s hospitals — to order COVID-19 vaccines from a federal program for children between six months and 5 years old, a reversal from earlier this week when providers were prevented from preordering doses, White House officials told McClatchy.

This came straight from the White House Press Secretary Karine Jean-Pierre.

“We are encouraged that after repeated failures by Gov DeSantis to order COVID-19 vaccines even after every other state had ordered, the State of Florida is now permitting health care providers to order COVID-19 vaccines for our youngest children. We believe it is critical to allow parents everywhere to have the choice to get their kids vaccinated and have a conversation with their pediatrician or health care provider. Even though Governor DeSantis reversed course and is now ordering vaccines, we will pull every lever to get pediatricians across Florida vaccines as quickly as possible.”

Several problems with these claims. First, the government doesn’t dictate to doctors or hospitals what to get for their patients. Both Jean-Pierre and the media are casting this as DeSantis wouldn’t “allow” this. Doctors and hospitals were not prohibited from getting vaccines; the only thing DeSantis was saying was that the state wasn’t going to pre-order it, on behalf of the state. As DeSantis said, “Doctors can get it. Hospitals can get it. But there’s not going to be any state programs that are going to be trying to get COVID jabs to infants and toddlers and newborns.”

So, the White House’s claim that DeSantis had somehow forbidden doctors and hospitals to get it was a lie. It was also a lie that he had “reversed course” — he never changed his position.

The Governor’s press secretary Christina Pushaw took them apart.

However, the White House continued to lie, saying “something had changed.”

Pushaw just decimated them.

(FreedomWire.org) – Florida Governor Ron DeSantis blasted the Democrats and mainstream media as protests erupt over the highly anticipated Roe v. Wade opinion. 

DeSantis warned the left’s attempt to intimidate Supreme Court justices would be “considered an insurrection” just days after a man was charged with attempting to murder Justice Kavanaugh. 

“I think that we have a rule of law in this country, and you don’t get to just have a mob descend on Supreme Court justice’s house or try to impede the operations of government because there may be a decision you don’t like,” DeSantis said on “Fox & Friends” on Monday. “That would be considered an insurrection to stop a court from functioning, and yet they seem to be able to get away with a lot more than if the shoe were on the other foot.”

An armed California man was arrested last week near his Maryland home with intentions to kill Justice Kavanaugh. He was carrying a gun, knife, and other burglary necessities at the time of the arrest, according to authorities. 

“You had someone travel from… halfway around the country to come and murder Justice Kavanaugh,” DeSantis said. “And that was like not even significant news in a lot of the mainstream media.”

DeSantis noted that outlets like CNN did not want to cover this story because it was inconvenient politically for them.

“The silence is deafening from a lot of our media outlets on this,” DeSantis added. “They do not want to talk about it.”

DeSantis slammed the double standard.

“If the shoe was reversed,” DeSantis added “they’d be going berserk if some Trump supporter were doing anything approaching . . . that.”

The facts backed up DeSantis’ comments.

The New York Times covered the assassination attempt on Justice Kavanaugh.

On page A20.

(FreedomWire.org) – President Joe Biden appeared to be taking swipes at Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis. The president alluded to politicians “burning books” to try and “score political points.”

“Today there are too many politicians trying to score political points, trying to ban books – even math books,” Biden said Wednesday during the annual National and State Teachers of the Year award ceremony. 

“Did you ever think when you’re teaching you’d be worrying about book burnings and banning books all because it doesn’t fit somebody’s political agenda?” Biden added at the time.

The Florida Department of Education’s decided to bar 41% of math textbooks for public schools they claimed included critical race theory and “social-emotional learning.” Nine of these books were reinstated after the publishers scrubbed the prohibited content. 

DeSantis added that his administration believes parents have a “fundamental role” in their children’s upbringing and education while Biden and his administration believe parents should “butt out” so schools can indoctrinate “what they think your kid should learn or believe.”

DeSantis lashed back at Joe Biden Thursday during an “Ingraham Angle” town hall event.

“We want education, we do not want indoctrination,” DeSantis said.

“This is a huge debate in our country – it’s sad that it is,” DeSantis continued. 

“Why would you not want parents involved? But they don’t want parents involved because they know that will represent an obstacle to them indoctrinating them the way they want.”

DeSantis added that his administration believes parents have a “fundamental role” in their children’s upbringing and education while Biden and his administration believe parents should “butt out” so schools can indoctrinate “what they think your kid should learn or believe.”

(FreedomWire.org) – As the mass exodus of citizens and businesses fleeing Blue areas continues, Red states across the nation are bracing for a massive influx of new people who are seeking to escape the leftist policies that democrats have used to make big cities across the United States practically unlivable. Thanks to the jaw-dropping spike in crime and authoritarian public health measures, among other arbitrary nonsense and ‘big government’ interference, millions have fled leftist-controlled areas in favor of the freer, red areas.

And the mass migration is only intensifying. Californians above all others, however, are packing their bags en masse and fleeing the state for redder pastures.

Two of the most popular destinations for these ex-Californians are the conservative strongholds of Florida and Texas. The two states have each seen hundreds of thousands of newcomers over the past year and a half, which has some people in those states rightfully concerned about what follows – including Florida Governor Ron DeSantis.

After all, everything that leftists get involved with turns to crap, as has been proven repeatedly.

At an event on Monday, DeSantis blasted California cities, like San Francisco, for being complete “dumpster fires” and pointed to cities like Austin, Texas, which has become increasingly blue, as an example of what happens when Californians invade and import their destructive liberal policies.

DeSantis said, “There is cause for concern. Texas would have all these companies moved from California over the years. So you’d have companies move from San Francisco to Austin, and they’d bring hundreds of employees with them. And those employees would vote the exact same way they voted that turned San Francisco into the dumpster fire that it is.”

According to DeSantis, Democrats – especially California Democrats –  haven’t proved that they are able to connect the dots between the leftist policies they vote for and the destruction that is left in their wake once they are implemented. Even though Californians are fleeing the hollowed-out shell that was formerly known as the Golden State, where liberals have gotten their way for decades – and they are choosing to relocate into a Red area – a large number of them will continue bending the knee at the altar of wokeism.

“It’s like the leftism, they will not draw the connection between their leftist ideology and the destruction that’s all around them,” DeSantis said. “It is a problem because I do think there’s a class of voters who would come to Florida, and they would continue to vote the same way.” 

(FreedomWire.org) – Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Tuesday that lawmakers would move to consider terminating Disney’s special district and privileges.

DeSantis urged the state legislature in a Tuesday press conference to pass bills eliminating special tax districts created prior to 1968 including Disney’s Reedy Creek Improvement District. Lawmakers are considering legislation in a special session to eliminate the districts, including Disney’s, which allows the company to function as its own municipal government and control functions such as taxation, land use, environmental protection and emergency medical services.

“I want to thank Speaker Sprowls and Senator Simpson for not only working obviously for the reapportionment but for stepping up and making sure that we make the sunset or the termination on those special districts happen, which I think is very important,” DeSantis said.

“The governor has consistently supported a more even, fair playing field for all businesses in Florida,” a spokesperson for DeSantis’ office stated. “Should a corporation be serving as a regulator and a business at the same time? Should a corporation get to avoid standard environmental permitting processes? Should a corporation engage in eminent domain? Other businesses don’t get these privileges.”

The move by DeSantis was not intended as retaliation against Disney for their public opposition to Florida’s Parental Rights in Education bill, the spokesperson told DCNF.

“It was unfortunate that Disney decided to wade into a political debate and attempt to undermine a common-sense law, enacted by a duly elected legislature and signed by a duly elected governor, with the support of the vast majority of Floridians,” the spokesperson said. “In fact, it was Disney that ‘retaliated’ by publicly vowing to ‘repeal’ or have the law ‘struck down.’”

Disney recently came under fire for opposing the bill, which banned classroom instruction on gender identity and sexual orientation for children in kindergarten through third grade. DeSantis signed the bill into law March 28.

Tensions escalated further when leaked videos purportedly revealed internal Disney company meetings in which employees and corporate leaders reportedly divulged plans to inject gay and transgender content into children’s programs and help employees medically transition their children to the opposite sex.

(FreedomWire.org) – Americans in most states faced some form of lockdowns or mandates during the pandemic. Ron DeSantis made Florida an “oasis of freedom” for the rest of the country. Now DeSantis just made one promise to Floridians that will send Anthony Fauci off the rails.

Ron DeSantis stood up to Joe Biden and Anthony Fauci’s COVID tyranny throughout the course of the entire pandemic. DeSantis banned masks and vaccine mandates, refused to enforce lockdowns, and kept schools open in the Sunshine State.

Of course, the Biden administration and their allies in the Fake News Media tried to use DeSantis as a political punching bag, even giving him the nickname “DeathSantis” over his refusal to bow to the COVID tyrants. But after three years, the majority of Americans have had enough of the COVID madness. Most states across the country, including some deep-Blue states, are now following DeSantis’ lead by rolling back their mandates and restrictions.

However, Anthony Fauci and the COVID authoritarians are desperately trying to hold on to their pandemic powers. During a recent interview with ABC, Anthony Fauci said the mandates may soon be back in place due to a surge in the new BA.2 subvariant of omicron. In Philadelphia, in response to the BA.2 variant, city leaders have already reimposed an indoor mask mandate.

During a recent press conference, DeSantis brought up the absurdity of the new mask mandate in Philadelphia.

“So just let me say it very clearly to all Floridians, you just saw Philadelphia impose an indoor mandate,” DeSantis began. “You’re going to have potentially some of these other ‘Deep Blue’ jurisdictions go back to restrictions and mandates,” he continued, before adding, “you look what’s happening in Shanghai, they have everybody under a brutal lockdown.”

DeSantis then promised the people of Florida that as long as he is Governor, they will never face COVID lockdowns, mandates, or restrictions of any kind.

“So I just want to be very clear, as long as I sit in the chair in which I sit, no Floridian will be restricted, mandated or locked down in any possible way.”

Thanks to DeSantis’ leadership during the pandemic, Florida’s economy was already much better off than the rest of the country, especially in places with the most strict lockdowns and mandates. A record-breaking 117 million people visited Florida in 2021.

With This latest variant, Democrats in Blue states and cities reimposing COVID mandates, Florida will remain an “oasis of freedom” for the rest of the country to escape the tyranny.

(FreedomWire.org) – During a press conference earlier this week, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that the Sunshine State will join 20 other states in suing the Biden Administration over airplane mask mandates.

During a press conference earlier this week, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announced that the Sunshine State will join 20 other states in suing the Biden Administration over airplane mask mandates.

“If politicians and celebrities can attend the Super Bowl unmasked, every U.S. citizen should have the right to fly unmasked,” DeSantis said in a statement. “It is well past time to get rid of this unnecessary mandate and get back to normal life.”

“It’s not something grounded in any science,” DeSantis added. “If you have somebody sitting in the window seat, and they’re nibbling on peanuts for 2 ½ hours, they have their mask down.”

Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody says the rule is a “power grab.”

“This order is completely outside the bounds of the scope of federal power,” she said. “President Biden’s shortsighted, heavy-handed and unlawful travel policies are frustrating travelers and causing chaos on public transportation.”

(FreedomWire.org) – Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said that he had rejected a request from President Joe Biden to send National Guard troops to Washington, D.C., for his State of the Union address.

Biden is scheduled to give his first State of the Union speech in Congress on Tuesday, but there is apprehension about several trucker protests headed to the nation’s capital to disrupt the event.

On Monday, DeSantis said he had rejected the president’s request for National Guard troops to help secure the peace.

“Last week, the Biden Administration requested the assistance of State National Guards to deploy to Washington D.C. I have rejected this request — there will be no [Florida National Guard] sent to D.C. for Biden’s State of the Union,” the governor tweeted.

DeSantis is seen as the foremost opponent of Biden’s policies among Republican state governors.

Liberals lashed out at DeSantis over the tweet.

“Don’t be surprised if your next hurricane state of emergency call to FEMA rolls to voicemail, Ron,” tweeted Canadian comedian Deven Green.

Local and national law enforcement have ramped up the security ahead of the speech in order to head off any disruptions from protests. U.S. Capitol Police said that they would erect a security fence around Congress and close some streets in the surrounding areas.

At least three trucker convoys are expected to converge at the nation’s capitol to show their disdain for Biden and his policies, especially those related to vaccine and mask mandates. One of the larger convoys launched from the Mojave Desert in California on a cross-country route last week.

One Democrat called on law enforcement authorities to seize the trucks from any protest and “give the trucks to small trucking companies looking to expand their business.”

Critics of modern State of the Union speeches note that historically the address was a simple letter sent by the president to Congress. It was converted by Woodrow Wilson into an ostentatious ceremony for the sake of raising the profile of the executive branch.

(FreedomWire.org) – Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis is being joined by multiple Republican attorneys general to put the crowdsourcing platform GoFundMe under a microscope after GoFundMe decided to sever its connection with Canada’s Freedom Convoy.

GoFundMe claimed Friday that the protest aimed at ending Canada’s vaccine mandates was becoming violent and therefore the Freedom Convoy would not see a penny of the $9 million donated but not yet distributed to the group.

In its initial announcement, GoFundMe’s wording indicated to many readers that the money could instead be used by any group it chose.

After an outcry, GoFundMe issued a statement saying it would simply refund money to all donors.

Cutting the financial legs out from under the protesters did not set well with DeSantis and others, including Louisiana Attorney General Jeff Landry,  West Virginia Attorney General Patrick Morrisey, and Ohio Attorney General Dave Yost.

“It is a fraud for @gofundme to commandeer $9M in donations sent to support truckers and give it to causes of their own choosing. I will work with @AGAshleyMoody to investigate these deceptive practices — these donors should be given a refund,” DeSantis tweeted.

Others soon joined in.

Donald Trump Jr. called for a coordinated response.

“All GOP Attorney Generals should be looking at this & helping to get people their $$$ back so it can be redirected to the truckers,” he tweeted. “Don’t let @gofundme scam you… call your AGs & let them know. GFM seems to have no problem finding BLM riots… peaceful truckers should be fine too.”

Yost said any Ohio residents impacted by this should contact him.

“I want to verify that GoFundMe isn’t playing God with other people’s money,” he said, according to WANE-TV.

Yost said that just because money is being refunded does not mean his investigation is over.

“While that is a welcomed move, I am still interested in collecting information to make sure such things do not happen in the future,” Yost said. “Ohioans rely on their platform to do good, and their intentions and hopes should be honored.”

The crowdfunding website GiveandGo has since stepped in and was closing in on $2.8 million in donations for the Freedom Convoy as of early Sunday afternoon EST.