Donald Trump’s grand jury indictment: Central Florida reacts

PALM BEACH, Fla. — Elected officials across Florida shared their thoughts after a New York grand jury voted to indict former President Donald Trump on Thursday.


Read their reactions below.

Gov. Ron DeSantis

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Florida Democrats Chair Nikki Fried

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Sen. Rick Scott

Sen. Cory Mills

“Yet again we have an example of a weaponized judicial system. If you’re not on their side, they will come after you. This charge — a bumped up misdemeanor — is a clear attempt to politicize the 2024 election. The Biden admin is failing, and this is just another political distraction.”

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Check back for more reactions as they become available.

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