Gov. Ron DeSantis wins second term in Florida, bashes woke culture | USA TODAY

Governor Ron DeSantis won a second term in Florida as he bashed “woke culture,” telling supporters “we’ve got so much more to do.” RELATED: Donald Trump answers whether he voted for DeSantis https://bit.ly/3UnJQ3w Republican incumbent Gov. Ron DeSantis won the…

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Florida’s fight over public education | States of America

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has overhauled the way race and LGBTQ issues are discussed in public schools, and the fight has engaged right wing power players including The Proud Boys, Moms for Liberty and Michael Flynn. Parents on all sides…

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Watch: Ian makes landfall in South Carolina, via EarthCam | USA TODAY

Ian started trekking through the Carolinas Friday, hammering the coast of South Carolina with flooding as it made landfall as a Category 1 hurricane, then taking aim at North Carolina as a post-tropical cyclone. RELATED: Ian resurges before South Carolina…

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Watch live: Hurricane Ian set to strike South Carolina | USA TODAY

Ian strengthened back into a Category 1 hurricane late Thursday and was set to make landfall Friday afternoon on the coast of South Carolina before moving inland across the state and into North Carolina by Saturday. RELATED: Tropical Storm Ian…

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Watch live: Hurricane Ian set to strike South Carolina via EarthCam | USA TODAY

Ian strengthened back into a Category 1 hurricane late Thursday and was set to make landfall Friday afternoon on the coast of South Carolina before moving inland across the state and into North Carolina by Saturday. RELATED: Tropical Storm Ian…

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Watch: Gov. Ron DeSantis gives update as Hurricane Ian strengthens to Category 4 | USA TODAY

Hurricane Ian strengthened into an “extremely dangerous” Category 4 storm, with maximum sustained winds at 140 mph, and is expected to cause life-threatening storm surge, catastrophic winds and flooding in the Florida Peninsula, the National Hurricane Center said Wednesday. RELATED:…

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White House: Migrants bused, flown north is a ‘political stunt’ | USA TODAY

GOP governors are taking credit for busing and flying migrants and asylum seekers north in order to spotlight various immigration issues. RELATED: Sheriff investigating DeSantis sending migrants to Martha’s Vineyard https://youtu.be/dCVz7KzPHqE The 50 migrants — men, women and children as…

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Democrats Crist, Demings win Florida primaries | USA TODAY

Florida voters have decided who will appear on the midterm ballots in November. RELATED: Florida’s primaries could have huge implications for national politics | USA TODAY https://bit.ly/3ws8gPq Republican Ron DeSantis loomed over Tuesday’s primary contests as Florida Democrats selected a…

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DeSantis waives teacher requirements for veterans amid shortage | USA TODAY

Florida will allow veterans to become instructors as the state faces teacher shortages despite concerns it will undermine qualifications. RELATED: DeSantis, Florida lawmakers seek to revoke Disney’s special rights https://bit.ly/3PuYwdH Teacher candidates must have a minimum of 60 college credits…

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‘Don’t Say Gay’ bill passed in Florida, heads to DeSantis to sign | USA TODAY

Florida’s “Don’t Say Gay” bill is aimed at restricting speech on sexual orientation and gender identity in public school classrooms. RELATED: How the LGBTQ community is still fighting for rights https://bit.ly/374gIuo The legislation — titled “Parental Rights in Education” (HB…

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