A former New Yorker who loved the city describes what finally drove her family to flee to Florida, and it wasn’t cold weather, COVID or “imaginary” high crime rates. To paraphrase James Carville, it was the liberal leadership, stupid. Or more precisely, it was the stupid liberal leadership.
PS – A reminder to all who flee blue states for the safety, sanity and freedom of red states: do NOT ruin those states by voting for the same kind of garbage leftist policies and politicians you fled.
Related: If you want to understand even more clearly why that woman’s family left New York for Florida, read or watch Gov. Ron DeSantis’ second term inaugural speech that he gave on Tuesday.
It was 26 bracing minutes of fantasy bubble-bursting reality for a society that desperately needs it, and a rallying cry for everyone fed up with leftist, big government tyranny. It also was a perfect launch for a potential DeSantis presidential run, the kind of speech guaranteed to make MSNBC reporters so terrified, they'll have to change their undies. Here’s just one paragraph, and it might make you want to get in line to vote for him now:
“We reject this woke ideology. We seek normalcy, not philosophical lunacy! We will not allow reality, facts and truth to become optional! We will never surrender to the woke mob! Florida is where woke goes to die!”