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Ron DesantisLast Updated: March 8, 2024



Insurrection Related Information

  • Election Denier

Current Office Held

  • Governor of Florida

Current Office Held

Governor of Florida


January 8, 2019 - January 5, 2027

Previous Office(s) Held

Former U.S. House of Representatives Florida District 6


September 10, 2018

Previously Ran for Office(s)

Ran for U.S. President in 2024. Withdrew from election.

Press Coverage

  • DeSantis says Jan. 6 was 'unfortunate' but not an insurrection

    Published on July 21, 2023 Read at ABC News
  • DeSantis downplays Jan. 6, says it wasn’t an insurrection but a ‘protest’ that ‘ended up devolving’

    Published on July 21, 2023 Read at AP News
  • Where Republican election deniers are on the ballot near you

    Published on October 6, 2022 Read at Washington Post
  • Here Are the 253 Key Political Leaders Who Back Trump’s False Claims of Election Fraud

    Published on September 5, 2022 Read at Bloomberg
  • DeSantis floats idea to bypass swing-state voters as Florida GOP backs Trump’s fight to keep the White House

    Published on November 6, 2020 Read at Sun Sentinel

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