Florida

Democrats Press Trump Appointees to Recuse From Felon Voting Case

More and more, Democrats push Republican-appointed judges to bow out of politically sensitive cases

voting boothDemocrats on the Senate Judiciary Committee are pressing three Trump-appointees on a federal appeals court to explain why they haven't recused themselves from a politically charged case implicating the voting rights of 750,000 felons in Florida, a perennial swing state.

ANALYSIS: Media Suddenly Less Hysterical Over Large Gatherings

When Florida governor Ron DeSantis and other Republican governors moved to gradually ease lockdown measures imposed to limit the spread of coronavirus, the media reacted in hysterical fashion. Some Democratic governors took similar steps to reopen but for some reason were not similarly accused of having blood on their hands.

Rep. Mucarsel-Powell’s Problematic Costume Choices Aren’t A Problem

Even Democrats deserve the right to culturally appropriate

Freshman representative Debbie Mucarsel-Powell (D., Fla.) appears to gain enjoyment from the appropriation of different cultures, and there's absolutely nothing wrong with that. Even Democrats deserve the right to culturally appropriate, so long as they aren't blatantly racist about it (sorry, Ralph Northam).