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Lt. Governor Jeanette Nuñez calls allegations made against her "completely false"

MIAMI - CBS4 first reported Friday, that longtime Miami-Dade School Board Member Dr. Marta Perez is accusing Lt. Governor Jeanette Nuñez of intimidating her staff and supporters, insisting they do not support her re-election campaign.  CBS4 talked with Nuñez for a one-on-one interview to hear from her.  "I don't know what staffer she's referring to. I have never sat down with anyone and told them that if they don't support our preferred candidate in this race or any other race. As you know, we're involved in 29 races across the state," Nuñez said.Nuñez called the allegations coming from Perez completely...
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Vote 2022: Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nuñez explains DeSantis school board endorsements

MIAMI – Although the school board races are nonpartisan, Florida Republicans are turning these into battlegrounds during this election season. Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nuñez is leading the charge for change. She said Gov. Ron DeSantis wants to make sure parents are not kept “out of the equation” and that the school districts are held accountable.
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Governor Ron DeSantis Reappoints Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and Jeanette Rubio to the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the reappointment of Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and Jeanette Rubio to the Statewide Council on Human Trafficking. Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez. Lieutenant Governor Nuñez was elected Florida’s first-ever female Hispanic Lieutenant Governor in 2018. She previously served as a...

Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez Joins Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo to Highlight National HIV Testing Day

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez, joined by State Surgeon General Joseph Ladapo, held a press conference at Tampa General Hospital in honor of National HIV Testing Day (NHTD). This annual observance encourages people to be aware of their HIV status and provides an opportunity to recognize community partners for making HIV testing simple, accessible, affordable, and routine.

Jeanette Nuñez, Florida Highway Patrol Highlight Human Trafficking and Drug Trafficking Prevention Efforts

This week, Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nuñez and the Florida Highway Patrol hosted a roundtable discussion with local North Florida law enforcement about efforts to combat human trafficking and drug trafficking around the I-10, I-75 intersection. At the roundtable, law enforcement officers and leadership discussed the importance of interdicting human...

Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez Announces Prizes for Winners of the Spring 2022 Florida Space Art Contest for K-5 Students, Contest Extended to May 2nd

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Today, Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez announced prizes for the 2022 Florida Space Art Contest. Ten total winners will be selected, five from the K-2 and 3-5 categories. Each winner selected, and his or her teacher, will win two tickets to the Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex. One grand prize winner from each category (total of two) will have their unique work of art flown to space on a SpaceX mission targeted for the summer of 2022!

Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez and Community Partners Host Roundtable to Highlight Human Trafficking Prevention Efforts in Central Florida

Lieutenant Governor Jeanette Nuñez today hosted a roundtable discussion aimed at combating human trafficking and highlighting strong community partnerships in the Polk County area. The roundtable brought together experts from the Department of Children and Families (DCF), One More Child, Heartland for Children, Central Florida Behavioral Health Network, and the Mayor of Lakeland, who discussed the integrated approach that state and community partners have undergone to detect and prevent human trafficking while enhancing survivor services.
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Disney ‘most magical place on earth’ now ‘most hypocritical, woke’: Florida Lt. Gov. Jeanette Núñez

Florida Lt. Gov. Jeanette Núñez, R., joined "Fox & Friends Weekend" Saturday and argued that Disney, the "most magical place on earth," has now digressed into the "most hypocritical and woke" place. The Florida lieutenant governor made these comments after Disney faced backlash over its stance on the parental rights bill signed into law this week by Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis, R.

Lt. Governor Jeanette Núñez visits command center

ALTHA, Fla. (WJHG/WECP) - The emergency command center moved from the Panama City Mall parking lot to the Calhoun County airport to be closer to the Chipola Complex fire. Lt. Governor Jeanette Núñez stopped by to be briefed on the fire as well as offer state support. “Really...