FL. Guv DeSantis Backs Kansas AG Schmidt Amid Raucous Progressive Protest

We talked about the Olathe rally & counter demonstration this morning . . .

Here's the aftermath . . .

"Although local political experts say immigration is not a major talking point for Schmidt, it was widely referenced Sunday by each person who stepped up to the podium.“The average person. To just put that many people in American communities is difficult," DeSantis said. Schmidt's time was mainly dedicated to conversations surrounding schools.“Parents and students in Kansas should not have to settle," Schmidt said. "That’s why I will sign into law a parents' bill of rights as soon as I become governor.”He also brought up removing transgender athletes from school sports, a platform DeSantis has already delivered on in his home state.Outside the convention center, opponents and Gov. Kelly supporters turned their focus to the continued issue of abortion and bodily autonomy.“My right to my own body is still on the table," said voter Cassie . . . "The judges are on the table.”Protesters held signs and chanted as rally attendees entered the parking lot."

Read more via www.TonysKansasCity.com link . . .

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