Another Round of Fake Florida News

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis speaks during a press conference before the 2019 MLS All-Star Game at Exploria Stadium in Orlando, Fla., July 31, 2019. (Jasen Vinlove/USA TODAY Sports)

Welcome back to “Forgotten Fact-Checks,” a weekly column produced by National Review’s News Desk. This week, we (again) dissect mistruths about Florida governor Ron DeSantis and recount media misses by mainstream journalists and comedienne Samantha Bee.

More Fake News about Florida

This week we have yet another round of the Mainstream Media v. Florida governor Ron DeSantis. The media have again placed the Republican governor on trial in the court of public opinion over his alleged throttling of FEMA’s response to the Champlain Towers condo collapse in Surfside, Fla.

The Washington Post’s Hannah Dreier’s tweet set off a blame game over the recovery

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