Atlantic storms loom large for Florida — and DeSantis

Politico, August 22, 2023 – For elected leaders, storm efforts can help demonstrate “humanity and compassion,” Bryan Koon, the Florida Division of Emergency Management director under GOP Gov. Rick Scott, said in an interview. “It allows the voters to see you in a leadership role, and see firsthand how you handle that kind of situation, how you control the levers of government, how you interface with the private sector, how you communicate with your citizens,” he said.

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