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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Raises Concern With Proposed Relaunch Of World War II Era State Military Force

1 month ago   |   By News One

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Thursday that he plans to restart the state's civilian defense force, a temporary entity formed during World War II. The state has survived over 70 years without such a force raising concerns about DeSantis' motivations.
Columnist Jamelle Bouie suggested there's a thin line between DeSantis making liberals freak out and him seriously wanting to take specific actions. As he's shown over the past few years, anything is possible with DeSantis.
i can never figure out how much of this is serious and how much is desantis just trying to get a headline to use to...
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