Ron DeSantis and the Hollow Victory of Outrage

DeSantis can garner headlines with his vitriol. But to win the presidency, he’ll need something more.

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis. Source: Open Secrets

Last week was the week of Ron DeSantis. The Florida governor created a political firestorm last Wednesday when he flew two planes full of migrants to Martha’s Vineyard. This flight ran afoul of numerous legal and ethical strictures. The men and women on the flight were likely lied

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Eric Medlin

I’m a writer interested in the intersections of history, ideas, and politics. I publish every week. www.twitter.com/medlinwrites