The National  Memo Logo

Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.

Monday, December 09, 2019

Endorse This: You Won’t Believe Why Rick Scott Refused To Debate His Opponent

endorsethisbanner



Move over, Vermont — Florida’s gubernatorial race is now home to the weirdest moment of the 2014 campaign season.

On Wednesday evening, Republican incumbent Rick Scott and Democratic challenger Charlie Crist were scheduled to square off in the first televised debate of the race. But there was just one problem: Governor Scott refused to come out on stage. Click above to find out why — then share this video!

Video via The Associated Press/YouTube

Get More to Endorse Delivered to Your Inbox

Advertising

Start your day with National Memo Newsletter

Know first.

The opinions that matter. Delivered to your inbox every morning

Chinese surveillance balloon falling from sky over Carolina coast

The US Air Force shot down a suspected Chinese surveillance balloon on Saturday afternoon, dramatically ending a brief diplomatic confrontation between the two superpowers.

Keep reading...Show less

Jeff Danziger lives in New York City. He is represented by CWS Syndicate and the Washington Post Writers Group. He is the recipient of the Herblock Prize and the Thomas Nast (Landau) Prize. He served in the US Army in Vietnam and was awarded the Bronze Star and the Air Medal. He has published eleven books of cartoons, a novel and a memoir. Visit him at DanzigerCartoons.

{{ post.roar_specific_data.api_data.analytics }}