Sunburn — The morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics — 5.21.21


Good Friday morning.

Ella Joyce has a horse show today, so we’re getting out on the road. Here are a handful of items on my radar:

❌ — Media bias on full-display with Capitol Press Corps Rebekah Jones love: They never miss a chance to report on Jones, if it’s positive. But when someone offers a counternarrative, it’s crickets. Worse, the Tally crew was silent when Christina Pushaw, who has often challenged Jones’ narrative, landed a job as the Governor’s press secretary. It’s not a good look.

🏼👎🏼 — Winners and Losers, Rounders-style: Consider this my work of art. Winners and Losers in the Special Session are easy. Tying them to gifs from Rounders, the Texas Hold ‘em movie classic with Matt Damon and John Malkovich, not as much. Why did I do this? As I tweeted, “B/c in my club, like Teddy KGB, I will splash the pot whenever the f&ck I please.’

🎧Manny Diaz boasts historic school choice expansion: Speaking on the

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