Gov. Ron DeSantis (R-Fla.) is set to take Disney’s magic away, saying there is a “new sheriff in town.”
Talking to reporters, DeSantis proudly said that the woke corporation would no longer have a self-governing government and will have to “pay their fair share of taxes.”
“Disney is gonna pay its fair share of taxes, and Disney is gonna honor the debt. … This is obviously now going to be controlled by the state of Florida,” DeSantis said. “So, there’s a new sheriff in town.”
This comes after legislation was put forth on Monday citing that Disney’s Reedy Creek Improvement District would now be under the control of DeSantis.
The 25,000-acre district would be renamed the Central Florida Tourism Oversight District and completely revamp its board, which will be made up of five members. Read more…