‘Getting up, getting out, getting activated’: Students getting involved in gubernatorial race

Students haven’t stopped getting up and getting active yet. The rise in students’ involvement in politics and activism has powered through Florida’s gubernatorial race with no end in sight. Since the fatal shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, young people have been in the news for taking control of the world … Read more

Florida governor’s race 2018: candidates’ policies in their own words

  Reported by the Orlando Sentinel, Gillum and DeSantis were asked to give three specific policy proposals that best represent their candidacy. U.S. Representative Ron DeSantis a, Republican wants to create more opportunities for students who want to enter the workforce out of high school. He also wants to recruit new industries in finance and … Read more

Corruption investigation threatens to taint Gillum

The FBI is investigating corruption in Tallahassee, where Democratic governor’s nominee Andrew Gillum is mayor, CNN reported on Sept. 3. “He is embroiled in a lot of corruption scandals,” Rep. Ron DeSantis, Gillum’s Republican opponent, told Fox News. “This guy can’t even run the city of Tallahassee. There is no way Florida voters can entrust … Read more