Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried is running for Governor next year. Fried made the official announcement in a video on her Twitter feed.
Also, on today’s Sunrise:
— Tuesday was the start of Pride Months for the LGBTQ+ community. What better time for Gov. Ron DeSantis to sign the bill banning transgender kids from taking part in high school and college sports.
— Apparently, transgender kids are an ideology, not persons. The Governor also brought a woman from Connecticut to complain about transgender athletes because he couldn't find any evidence of the problem here.
— Florida ranks third in the nation for the number of military vets; many of them are dealing with dementia and Alzheimer’s. There's no cure, but there is help. Veterans Affairs and the Alzheimer's Foundation have some tips for coping with dementia.
— And finally, a naked Florida Woman was rescued from an underground storm drain … again.