Ron DeSantis

State Sen. Rep. Cord Byrd's Twitter page

Speaking to a group of supporters at The Villages, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday once again vowed to require Florida businesses to use a federal system to check the immigration status of new hires.

DeSantis Wants To Delay Health Insurance Changes

Nov 22, 2019
flgov.com

Gov. Ron DeSantis wants to put on hold for another year an overhaul of the health insurance program that provides benefits to more than 366,000 state employees and family members across Florida.

DeSantis Budget Would Trim 'Earmarks'

Nov 19, 2019
News Service of Florida

State lawmakers got another message to expect a lean year for bringing home budget bacon.

News Service of Florida

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday proposed a $91.4 billion state budget for next year, touting plans to funnel more money to public-school teachers and continue “momentum” on environmental issues.

Gov. DeSantis To Make ‘Major Announcement’ Friday At Fidelity National Information Services

Nov 1, 2019
FIS building exterior
Jacksonville Daily Record

Gov. Ron DeSantis will make what his office calls a major announcement Friday at the Fidelity National Information Services Inc. headquarters in Jacksonville.

DeSantis Criticizes Minimum Wage Proposal

Oct 29, 2019
Gov. Ron DeSantis
flgov.com

Gov. Ron DeSantis is questioning a proposal to increase Florida’s minimum wage through the constitutional amendment process, warning about effects on the restaurant industry.

News Service of Florida

A Soviet-born South Florida businessman arrested last week on federal campaign-finance charges seemed just “like any other donor,” Gov. Ron DeSantis said Wednesday.

Gov. Ron DeSantis' office

Governor Ron DeSantis announced initiatives in Jacksonville on Monday to offer more workforce training for the financial technology sector and to encourage those types of companies to start, relocate and expand to Florida.

Gov. DeSantis Says Florida Is Better Prepared For A Recession

Aug 20, 2019
flgov.com

As state economists warn that the economy is slowing, Gov. Ron DeSantis believes Florida is better positioned for a recession than it was a decade ago.

Aerial view of downtown Jacksonville.
Mathew105601 / Wikimedia Commons

Governor Ron DeSantis has announced that Jacksonville added 18,100 new private-sector jobs over the past year as the number of employed Floridians surpassed 10 million for the first time.

flgov.com file photo

Gov Ron DeSantis has appointed three physicians to the Florida Board of Medicine, including one from Jacksonville.

Vice President Mike Pence's Twitter Page

Vice President Mike Pence and Advisor to the President Ivanka Trump were in Jacksonville Friday to showcase the job opportunities they say are being driven by corporate tax cuts and apprenticeship programs. 

A ballot in a voting booth.
Heather Katsoulis / Flickr

In a state where razor-thin election margins have become the norm in major races, Democrats are seeking to make inroads by trying to do away with a decades-old Florida law that requires candidates who are of the same party as the governor to appear first on the ballot.

Total Costs Exceed $400K For Florida Delegation's Israel Trip

Jul 15, 2019
GOV. RON DESANTIS' TWITTER PAGE

More than a month after Gov. Ron DeSantis and Florida Cabinet members wrapped up a six-day trip in Israel, the price tag of the mostly privately funded trip was revealed on Friday.

PHOTO FROM THE DESANTIS TRANSITION TEAM

Gov. Ron DeSantis’ net worth dropped nearly 9 percent in 2018 as he left Congress and made a successful run for governor.

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