Add Florida Dem and gubernatorial candidate Nikki Fried to the list of conspiracy theorists not happy with Gov. Ron DeSantis over the reauthorization of a State Guard:
Ron DeSantis is trying to recreate a military force that only answers to him.
This should scare the hell out of every democracy-loving Floridian & American.
â€” Nikki Fried (@NikkiFried) December 3, 2021
As we told you earlier tonight, THIS Is the nonsense sheâ€™s responding to:
Soâ€¦ yâ€™all know this is fascisty bananas, rightâ€¦? https://t.co/Q6a7eotAws
â€” Joy-Ann (Pro-Democracy) Reid ðŸ˜· (@JoyAnnReid) December 3, 2021
This is must-watch TV:
This is no-joke going to be a must watch appearance. I seriously cannot wait.
â€” John 'pro-norms' Ekdahl (@JohnEkdahl) December 3, 2021
And as has been made clear all day, 22 states have State Guards of their own:
More gibberish. There are already 22 state defense forces that are separate from the National Guard, that typically answer to the Governor.
If you're terrified by a 200-volunteer civilian group out aiding in disasters and emergency operations, you are the problem. https://t.co/XBYMWy9Hgp
â€” Kyle Lamb (@kylamb8) December 3, 2021
Maybe Fried can shine her bright light on California and New York, too?
Donâ€™t take the (click)bait, Nikki. pic.twitter.com/gwPuQGZb5Q
â€” Sam Osborne (@samkirbyosborne) December 3, 2021
A cauldron of stupidity. https://t.co/lJiBNjMc3L
â€” Charles C. W. Cooke (@charlescwcooke) December 3, 2021
And itâ€™s amazing that Sarah Silverman is the only liberal adult in the room on this non-story:
Please read the article before you post this stuff youâ€™re a news outlet. The truth has to matter
â€” Sarah Silverman (@SarahKSilverman) December 3, 2021
'The truth has to matter': Sarah Silverman (!!!) scolds Joy Reid over the Florida State Guard story https://t.co/6q1HAIQaAz
â€” Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) December 3, 2021