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Desantis Vows To Go After Gop School Board Members Who Support Teaching Critical Race Theory

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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis told Fox News host Dan Bongino that critical race theory will soon be banned in Florida.

“We’re not going to support any Republican candidate for school board who supports critical race theory in all 67 counties or who supports mandatory masking of schoolchildren,” DeSantis told Bongino.

The governor’s remarks come as the State Board of Education is set to vote on a proposal that would ban teaching America’s founding as anything “other than the creation of a new nation based largely on universal principles stated in the Declaration of Independence.” Teachers would also be unable to “share their personal views or attempt to indoctrinate or persuade students to a particular point of view.”

“Next week, I have my commissioner on education going to the board of education banning it — banning any departure from accurate history and following our standards. This is something that we’ve got to stay on the forefront of,” DeSantis said.

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