“We don’t want things like math to have, you know, some of these other concepts introduced. It’s not been proven to be effective, and quite frankly, it takes our eye off the ball.”
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, explaining why some math text books are being rejected in the state
The Florida Department of Education had announced last week that it had rejected more than 50 math text books from next year’s curriculum because they featured references to critical race theory, Common Core and other reasons.
Kim Mangone, a 2020 California congressional candidate, is sponsoring a number of billboards in Florida to counteract the state legislature’s HB 1557, Parental Rights in Education. Known colloquially as the “Don’t Say Gay” bill, its primary purpose is to eliminate discussion of sexuality in schools.
“So first off, we obviously look at all the data that comes in. But this strain is in blue states and they don’t talk about doing anything with blue states.”
Florida Governor Rick DeSantis, dismissing the growing number of COVID-19 cases in his state due to a new mutation
“The hundreds of thousands of people that attend those Trump rallies, those are the people that love this country. They never would have done what happened on January 6. That is a group of people that love freedom. That is a group of people … we need to unify and keep on our side.”
Wisconsin Sen. Ron Johnson, claiming the January 6 rioters were not armed insurrectionists