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September 15, 2023 2:12 PM
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Clergyman uses movie that led to KKK surge to warn against DeSantis policies - Raw Story

Clergyman uses movie that led to KKK surge to warn against DeSantis policies - Raw Story | Apollyon | Scoop.it

Critics of Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis claim that the "atmosphere" he's created in the state is hostile to Black people, The Miami Herald reported. The Herald cites several DeSantis bills: the anti-protest bill that came after the sometimes violent Black Lives Matter protests in the summer of 2020

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August 29, 2023 11:47 AM
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DeSantis is whiffing in attempts to win over Trump-loving evangelicals: analysis - Raw Story

DeSantis is whiffing in attempts to win over Trump-loving evangelicals: analysis - Raw Story | Apollyon | Scoop.it

As Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis continues his 2024 presidential campaign, the crucial evangelical vote is still belongs to Donald Trump for the most part, as it did in 2016.

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June 26, 2023 2:22 PM
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DeSantis. Who needs friends when you’re an instrument of the divine? - RawStory.com

DeSantis. Who needs friends when you’re an instrument of the divine? - RawStory.com | Apollyon | Scoop.it

Ron DeSantis has no friends.The guys he played baseball with at Yale didn’t like him. One told New Yorker writer Dexter Filkins, “Ron is the most selfish person I have ever interacted with. ”While DeSantis appeared highly intelligent, he enjoyed “embarrassing and humiliating people.”

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May 27, 2023 5:14 PM
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DeSantis' spiritual-warrior style a bid for support from like-minded pastors - ReligionNews.com

DeSantis' spiritual-warrior style a bid for support from like-minded pastors - ReligionNews.com | Apollyon | Scoop.it

(RNS) — With growing uncertainty surrounding evangelical support for former President Donald Trump, DeSantis is courting one of the Republican Party’s most sought-after constituencies.

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May 13, 2023 10:07 PM
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DeSantis' lack of God-talk signals a shift in Republican politics - ReligionNews.com

DeSantis' lack of God-talk signals a shift in Republican politics - ReligionNews.com | Apollyon | Scoop.it

(RNS) — Can anyone win the 2024 nomination of the 'religious party,' without speaking directly to religious voters?

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November 7, 2022 8:13 PM
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'What the hell are you talking about?': DeSantis buried by former RNC head over 'dumbest political ad you could ever make' - RawStory.com

'What the hell are you talking about?': DeSantis buried by former RNC head over 'dumbest political ad you could ever make' - RawStory.com | Apollyon | Scoop.it

During an appearance on MSNBC's "The Sunday Show," former Republican National Committee chair Michael Steele went on a blistering rant about an ad coming from Gov. Ron DeSantis' campaign claiming "On the 8th day God looked down on his planned paradise and said: 'I need a protector.' So God made...

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September 12, 2023 6:05 AM
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Pastor regrets asking DeSantis to speak at vigil for race-based shooting: report - Raw Story

Pastor regrets asking DeSantis to speak at vigil for race-based shooting: report - Raw Story | Apollyon | Scoop.it

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis was recently booed while speaking at a vigil for a racially motivated shooting in his own state, and the pastor who passed him the mic says it was a "mistake" doing so. 

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Team DeSantis has paid $95,000 courting a religious leader in Iowa: report - RawStory.com

Team DeSantis has paid $95,000 courting a religious leader in Iowa: report - RawStory.com | Apollyon | Scoop.it

Governor Ron DeSantis and his backers have reportedly paid nearly $100,000 in an effort to court a conservative religious leader and his group in Iowa. DeSantis "has spent far more than any rival on courting an influential Christian conservative leader and his following...

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May 31, 2023 11:11 AM
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'Definitely a yellow flag': DeSantis campaign rollout could endanger Iowa megachurch's tax status - RawStory.com

'Definitely a yellow flag': DeSantis campaign rollout could endanger Iowa megachurch's tax status - RawStory.com | Apollyon | Scoop.it

Ron DeSantis kicked off his campaign at an Iowa megachurch, whose pastor may have flouted tax-exempt laws. The Florida governor said last week he would welcome a bill to defund the IRS, but two tax law experts told The Daily Beast that he may be ignoring the Johnson Act....

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DeSantis tells evangelicals He wants to ‘improve’ Supreme Court so justices reflect ‘gold standard’ of Clarence Thomas - RawStory.com

DeSantis tells evangelicals He wants to ‘improve’ Supreme Court so justices reflect ‘gold standard’ of Clarence Thomas - RawStory.com | Apollyon | Scoop.it

Speaking before a welcoming crowd of national evangelical broadcasters one Tuesday, Florida GOP Governor Ron DeSantis declared Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is the "gold standard for jurisprudence" and the next president could have the opportunity to create a 7-2 conservative majority...

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In Florida, Latino evangelicals mobilize against DeSantis’ crackdown on immigrants - ReligionNews.com

In Florida, Latino evangelicals mobilize against DeSantis’ crackdown on immigrants - ReligionNews.com | Apollyon | Scoop.it

(RNS) — ‘Allowing politics to interfere in the decision-making of congregations,’ said Carlos Carbajal, who leads an immigrant evangelical congregation in Miami, would be a ‘betrayal of the gospel.’...

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