Category Archives: Governor Ron DeSantis

Florida Supreme Court Affirms Governor Ron DeSantis’ Authority to Suspend Former Broward Sheriff Scott Israel

From The Office of Governor Ron DeSantis:

Today, the Florida Supreme Court issued an opinion affirming Governor Ron DeSantis’ authority to suspend former Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel for neglect of duty and incompetence. 

 “Today’s Florida Supreme Court opinion leaves no doubt of my authority as Governor to suspend a government official for neglect of duty and incompetence,” said Governor DeSantis. “Scott Israel failed in his duties to protect the families and students of Broward County and the time for delay tactics is at an end. I look forward to the Florida Senate resuming the process of formal removal.”

Governor Ron DeSantis Extends Best Wishes to Floridians for Passover and Easter

From Governor Ron DeSantis:

Today, Governor Ron DeSantis extended best wishes to Floridians for Passover and Easter. 

 

Governor DeSantis said, “This Easter Sunday my family and I will join with millions of Christians worldwide in celebrating the resurrection of our Lord Jesus Christ. Casey and I wish everyone a very Happy Easter with family and friends.

 

“We also wish all of our Jewish friends a Chag Pesach Sameach. The Passover holiday commemorates the Israelites’ emancipation from centuries of slavery in ancient Egypt. I will continue to defend freedom for all and stand with Israel, the only democracy in the Middle East.”