Florida Politics reports:
If credit card companies say they won’t front suspicious firearm purchases, they can just stop doing business in Florida. At least, that’s the message Chief Financial Officer Jimmy Patronis wants the state to send.
The Cabinet member said Florida’s government will act against any credit card companies targeting the right to bear arms.
“Our rights come from our Creator, not the government, and especially not big corporations. It is clear that the actions by these credit card companies are part of a larger effort to curtail God-given constitutional rights of Americans,” Patronis said.
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At the link you’ll see that Patronis name-checks the frequent QAnon target “ESG” – which stands for “environment, social and corporate governance.”
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— Phil Ammann (@PhilAmmann) September 21, 2022
Florida’s proposed legislation to protect against ESG will:
• Prohibit big banks and credit cards from discriminating against customers for their religious, political, or social beliefs.
• Prohibit SBA fund managers from considering ESG factors when investing state’s money. pic.twitter.com/EmnJQV8k3l
— Ron DeSantis (@GovRonDeSantis) July 27, 2022