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Judge overturns DeSantis' ban on face masks in schools

Judge overturns DeSantis' ban on face masks in schools

A state judge ruled that the Florida Governor 'overstepped his authority' by trying to ban public schools from requiring face masks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/08/2021 11:28
Did Florida request ventilators from the federal government?

Did Florida request ventilators from the federal government?

Governor Ron DeSantis on report that Florida requested hundreds of ventilators from the federal government: I have not heard about that.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/08/2021 02:16
Florida Governor DeSantis threatens salaries of school officials who enforce mask mandates

Florida Governor DeSantis threatens salaries of school officials who enforce mask mandates

Governor's office says salaries of school officials who violate order prohibiting mask mandates could face 'financial consequences.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/08/2021 15:44
Florida may drop Ben & Jerry’s parent company following Israel boycott

Florida may drop Ben & Jerry’s parent company following Israel boycott

Florida Governor says the state won’t put any state money into Unilever unless it reverses its boycott of Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 04/08/2021 06:07
Florida Governor: Place Ben & Jerry's on list of companies that boycott Israel

Florida Governor: Place Ben & Jerry's on list of companies that boycott Israel

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis says Unilever and Ben & Jerry's boycott of Judea and Samaria is in violation of the state's anti-BDS laws.Elad Benari, 23/07/2021 01:01
Gov. DeSantis to Arutz Sheva: 'We of course accept Israel's support'

Gov. DeSantis to Arutz Sheva: 'We of course accept Israel's support'

Florida governor speaks with Arutz Sheva about PM Naftali Bennett's offer of assistance, and impact of disaster on Miami's Jewish community.Yoni Kempinski, Miami, 27/06/2021 17:07
DeSantis on collapsed Miami tower deaths: 'We are bracing for some bad news'

DeSantis on collapsed Miami tower deaths: 'We are bracing for some bad news'

Former Surfside mayor and building resident Barry Cohen witnesses the building turning into "a gaping hole of rubble."Dan Verbin, 24/06/2021 21:10
Gov DeSantis signs bill allowing Hatzalah to operate in Florida

Gov DeSantis signs bill allowing Hatzalah to operate in Florida

Bill will allow volunteer EMT services such as Hatzalah the use of lights and sirens when responding to emergencies as official ambulances.Dan Verbin, 15/06/2021 19:17
Former President Trump blasts Biden: There was a time everyone supported Israel

Former President Trump blasts Biden: There was a time everyone supported Israel

Trump lashed out at the Democratic Party: 'Today, evidence proves COVID originated at a Chinese lab. I was aware of this 13 months ago...'Idan Ben-Porat, 06/06/2021 08:54
DeSantis explains signing bill banning 'Trans' athletes from women's sports

DeSantis explains signing bill banning 'Trans' athletes from women's sports

"We believe it's important to have integrity in the competition and that women are able to compete on a level playing field."Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/06/2021 19:14
Gov DeSantis: Hypocrisy for Twitter to ban Trump but not Khamenei

Gov DeSantis: Hypocrisy for Twitter to ban Trump but not Khamenei

At signing of bill banning censorship by Big Tech, Governor fires back at reporter who claims he's biased because of his ties to Trump.Dan Verbin, 25/05/2021 17:40
Florida announces state of emergency over pipeline cyberattack

Florida announces state of emergency over pipeline cyberattack

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis urged Biden administration to take serious action following ransomware attack attributed to Russia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/05/2021 11:09
Watch: FL governor's clash with CNN reporter goes viral

Watch: FL governor's clash with CNN reporter goes viral

A testy exchange between with CNN reporter Rosa Flores with Gov Ron DeSantis of Florida over vaccine roll-out has garnered mass attention.Arutz Sheva Staff, 07/01/2021 17:53
Live: Florida Gov. DeSantis holds coronavirus briefing

Live: Florida Gov. DeSantis holds coronavirus briefing

Watch live as Florida Governor Ron DeSantis presents latests informantion and updates regarding coronavirus in his stateArutz Sheva, 18/04/2020 23:57
Florida Governor issues stay-at-home order

Florida Governor issues stay-at-home order

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis to sign executive order requiring residents to limit their movement outside of their homes starting Thursday.Arutz Sheva Staff, 02/04/2020 05:11
State of emergency in Florida as hurricane approaches

State of emergency in Florida as hurricane approaches

Governor Ron DeSantis declares state of emergency Wednesday as Hurricane Dorian inches toward the Sunshine State.Ben Ariel, 29/08/2019 00:31
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs law against anti-Semitism

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis signs law against anti-Semitism

DeSantis officially signs into law legislation against anti-Semitism two days after a ceremonial signing in Jerusalem.Marcy Oster, JTA, 03/06/2019 19:19
'Israel our closest ally, most successful state in the region'

'Israel our closest ally, most successful state in the region'

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis discusses with Arutz Sheva benefits of Israel-Florida ties, fight against anti-Semitism, and US-Israel bond.Yoni Kempinski, 30/05/2019 21:50
Florida Governor: Mueller inverted burden of proof

Florida Governor: Mueller inverted burden of proof

Ron DeSantis visits City of David, says Special Prosecutor Mueller was not supposed to exnoerate, but to decide whether to prosecute or not.Yoni Kempinski, 30/05/2019 15:31
Governor of Florida stands with Israel

Governor of Florida stands with Israel

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis came to Israel to speak about business and economics.i24News, 30/05/2019 07:29
Florida Gov: BDS is driven by anti-Semitism

Florida Gov: BDS is driven by anti-Semitism

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and Minister Gilad Erdan visit Gush Etzion, discuss bigoted nature of BDS movement.Arutz Sheva Staff, 29/05/2019 16:36
Florida Gov. DeSantis sued over state cabinet meeting in J'lem

Florida Gov. DeSantis sued over state cabinet meeting in J'lem

Watchdog group and several news outlets sue Ron DeSantis and members of state cabinet, claiming meeting violates open government laws.Marcy Oster, JTA, 29/05/2019 15:44
'BDS has no place in Florida'

'BDS has no place in Florida'

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis honored at Ariel University for signing of MOU with Florida State University.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/05/2019 16:39
Florida Governor headed to Israel for visit

Florida Governor headed to Israel for visit

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis leaves for a visit to Israel with a delegation of close to 100 people.Ben Ariel, 26/05/2019 06:16
'Glad Airbnb has seen the error of its ways'

'Glad Airbnb has seen the error of its ways'

National Council of Young Israel praises Airbnb's cancellation of policy against Judea and Samaria, thanking Florida governor for efforts.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/04/2019 13:41
Florida takes step towards sanctioning Airbnb

Florida takes step towards sanctioning Airbnb

Florida to place Airbnb on its scrutinized companies list in wake of its decision to boycott properties in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 30/01/2019 04:18
Israeli Ambassador thanks Florida Governor

Israeli Ambassador thanks Florida Governor

Ambassador Ron Dermer says it's time to "boycott the boycotters" after Florida Governor Ron DeSantis threatens Airbnb with sanctions.Elad Benari, 18/01/2019 03:04
Florida Gov. threatens Airbnb with sanctions over Israel policy

Florida Gov. threatens Airbnb with sanctions over Israel policy

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis says Airbnb could face sanctions over its decision not to list properties in Judea and Samaria.Elad Benari, 16/01/2019 03:38
Florida gov.-elect talks school choice, safety with Jewish group

Florida gov.-elect talks school choice, safety with Jewish group

Ron DeSantis, recently elected as Governor of Florida, tells Orthodox Union group he'll back school choice programs, increase school safety.JTA, 28/11/2018 14:44
Democratic candidate concedes defeat in Florida

Democratic candidate concedes defeat in Florida

Democrat Andrew Gillum congratulates Republican Ron DeSantis for winning Florida governor race.Ben Ariel, 18/11/2018 01:48
Florida Governor-elect vows to fight BDS

Florida Governor-elect vows to fight BDS

Ron DeSantis, a longtime Israel supporter, says Trump should recognize Israeli sovereignty over the Golan Heights.Elad Benari, 09/11/2018 06:44
'Big Win, all under pressure of nasty, hostile media'

'Big Win, all under pressure of nasty, hostile media'

'Those that worked with me in this incredible Midterm Election, embracing certain policies and principles, did very well.'Mordechai Sones, 07/11/2018 17:00
Israel-backer Ron DeSantis wins Florida governor's race

Israel-backer Ron DeSantis wins Florida governor's race

Pro-Trump congressman Ron DeSantis, a noted Israel supporter, defeats Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum in Florida gubernatorial race.David Rosenberg, 07/11/2018 10:17
Ron DeSantis is not a racist and Lee Zeldin Is not an anti-Semite

Ron DeSantis is not a racist and Lee Zeldin Is not an anti-Semite

Why are they targets? Simple--They both are young, under 40-years-old, veterans, contributors on Fox News and both are extremely close with President Trump Cindy Grosz, 13/09/2018 16:09
Pro-Israel DeSantis wins GOP nomination for Florida governor

Pro-Israel DeSantis wins GOP nomination for Florida governor

Florida gubernatorial race pits pro-Israel conservative against left-wing Democrat backed by Bernie Sanders and funded by George Soros.JTA, Arutz Sheva, 29/08/2018 07:49
Time has come to recognize Israeli sovereignty on Golan Heights

Time has come to recognize Israeli sovereignty on Golan Heights

Rep. Ron DeSantis: "It's just crazy Us hasn't recognized Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights" as former Amb Dore Gold addresses committeeArutz Sheva Staff, 17/07/2018 22:42
US stands with the Golan

US stands with the Golan

Plan advanced in congress seeks further US recognition of Israeli sovereignty in Golan, application of US-Israel trade agreements there.Arutz Sheva Staff, 03/06/2018 09:43
Will US recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights?

Will US recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights?

Congress set to consider proposal to recognize Israeli sovereignty over Golan Heights, ending decades of refusal to accept 1981 annexation.David Rosenberg, 17/05/2018 22:27
Congressman DeSantis discusses US Embassy move with Min Bennett

Congressman DeSantis discusses US Embassy move with Min Bennett

'You're going to go down in history as someone who really made a meaningful difference for the Jewish People.'Mordechai Sones, 07/03/2018 13:24
Despite Trump's declaration, State Dep not recognizing Jerusalem

Despite Trump's declaration, State Dep not recognizing Jerusalem

ZOA, Republican congressman chastise State Department for refusing to list 'Jerusalem, Israel' in passports for Americans born in Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 13/12/2017 13:52
Congressmen, MKs call for recognition of Israel's victory

Congressmen, MKs call for recognition of Israel's victory

US Congressmen and Israeli MKs say only recognition of Israeli victory by its enemies can lead to peace.Gary Willig, 06/06/2017 23:13
Congressman: Trump likely to move embassy during Israel trip

Congressman: Trump likely to move embassy during Israel trip

Republican Congressman who headed Jerusalem fact-finding mission says President Trump poised to declare embassy move to Jerusalem.David Rosenberg, 27/04/2017 20:24
Congressmen to launch Congressional Israel Victory Caucus

Congressmen to launch Congressional Israel Victory Caucus

New caucus will push for US to change focus from creating PA state to making Arabs accept existence of Jewish State.Gary Willig, 25/04/2017 20:09
'Moving the embassy would show US has returned to Middle East'

'Moving the embassy would show US has returned to Middle East'

Deputy Foreign Minister meets US Congressman on trip to examine possibility of moving US embassy to Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 05/03/2017 21:56
'Trump will keep his promise to move embassy to Jerusalem'

'Trump will keep his promise to move embassy to Jerusalem'

Delegation from US Congress visits Israel to examine issue of relocating embassy to Jerusalem.Eliran Aharon, 05/03/2017 19:13
Congressmen to visit Israel, discuss embassy move

Congressmen to visit Israel, discuss embassy move

Official delegation of congressmen to visit Israel in order to discuss potential move of embassy from Tel Aviv to Jerusalem.Ben Ariel, Canada, 03/03/2017 21:03
Congressmen urge Trump: Move the embassy to Jerusalem swiftly

Congressmen urge Trump: Move the embassy to Jerusalem swiftly

More than 100 Congress members urge President-elect to relocate the U.S. embassy to Jerusalem as soon as he takes office.Elad Benari, 12/01/2017 06:02
Belgian terrorists can enter the US without a visa

Belgian terrorists can enter the US without a visa

Administration ignoring warnings since Paris attacks on waiver program, still no thorough security checks on radicals.Arutz Sheva Staff, 23/03/2016 10:30
Obama hasn't prosecuted any Palestinian terrorists

Obama hasn't prosecuted any Palestinian terrorists

Justice Dept. officials admit to House hearing they failed mandate regarding terrorist murderers of US citizens in Israel.Ari Yashar, 03/02/2016 10:30
Congressmen See Ancient Jewish History in Judea

Congressmen See Ancient Jewish History in Judea

US Congressmen Harris and DeSantis learn of 'thousands of years of Jewish history' in Gush Etzion, say US media misses reality.Yedidya Ben-Or, Ari Yashar, 13/05/2014 19:10