Articles by Carley Joanou

Former Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe (D-VA) answers questions following a campaign event at the JABA Shining Stars Preschool Program October 11, 2021 in Charlottesville, Virginia. McAuliffe toured the preschool to discuss his plans to invest in education and affordable child care. The Virginia gubernatorial election is November 2. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

McAuliffe: CRT was made up to divide people

Virginia Democrat gubernatorial candidate Terry McAuliffe has claimed critical race theory was “made up” to divide people. Speaking on CNN’s State of the Union on Sunday, McAuliffe suggested the theory has never been taught in Virginia and was only used as a political talking point for division. 

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis arrives at a news conference, near the Shark Valley Visitor Center in Miami. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

Gov. DeSantis announces a $9.4M in new funding for Fla. city

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) announced a new push to support infrastructure, education and job growth in the Sunshine State. In a press conference in Winter Haven, Florida on Monday, the Republican governor announced the city would receive $9.4 million in new funding amid it’s rapid population growth.