Today, Governor Ron DeSantis awarded more than $5.4 million to Hamilton County through the Governor’s Florida Job Growth Grant Fund to facilitate the buildout of a 57-acre parcel at the intersection of I-75 and SR-6 in Hamilton County.

Florida Gov. DeSantis Raises Over $11.5M In A Week

Gov. Ron DeSantis raised more than $11.54 million in a week for his political committee and campaign account, with $10 million coming from one contributor, according to newly filed finance reports.

Gov. Ron DeSantis raised more than $11.54 million in a week for his political committee and campaign account, with $10 million coming from one contributor, according to newly filed finance reports.

The committee Friends of Ron DeSantis collected nearly $11.145 million from July 2 through July 8, while DeSantis’ campaign raised almost $400,000.

The contributions to the committee included $10 million from Nevada aerospace executive Robert T. Bigelow. Other contributions to the committee included $300,000 from Tampa real-estate developer Edward DeBartolo Jr., according to the reports.

DeSantis has piled up massive amounts of cash as he runs for re-election this year and is widely mentioned as a potential 2024 presidential candidate.

The committee had about $121 million on hand as of July 8, while the campaign had about $7.5 million on hand, the reports show.

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