Florida Gov. Rick Scott declared a state of emergency Monday in anticipation of a speech by white nationalist Richard Spencer at the University of Florida.

  • a “threat of a potential emergency is imminent” in Alachua County [Gainesville, FL]
  • the university will spend $500,000 on security
  • Scott is also activating the Florida National Guard to help if needed.


Andy Axel's picture

Too bad Haslam is asleep at the switch

as white nationalists are set to converge on Shelbyville and Murfreesboro.

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