Ron DeSantis admits marriage to Casey DeSantis at Disney World has become ‘a bit ironic’


Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and his wife, Casey DeSantis, celebrate their victory over Democratic Governor Charlie Christ at the Election Night Watch Party at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida, November 8, 2022.

Florida Governor Ron DeSantis and his wife, Casey DeSantis, celebrate their victory over Democratic Governor Charlie Christ at the Election Night Watch Party at the Tampa Convention Center in Tampa, Florida, November 8, 2022.Octavio Jones/Getty Images

  • Ron and Casey DeSantis Married and walt disney world First reported by Insider in 2009.

  • The couple opened up about their marriage for the first time in a radio interview with Sirius XM Patriot.

  • The governor of Florida admitted that the choice had become “a kind of irony.”

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has spoken publicly for the first time about how he and his wife Casey DeSantis ended up exchanging vows in a fairytale wedding at Walt Disney World Resort. . brutal battle A family favorite company and after 13 years.

In an interview with the First Lady of Florida Casey DeSantisRepublican Governor Confirms Insider’s November 2022 Report About the weddinghad never been reported and was not widely known among the Florida political class.

According to interview transcripts and transcripts shared with the insider, DeSantis said, “While I look forward to seeing what we ultimately did as governors and facing off against some of Florida’s leading agencies, It’s ironic,” he said., which airs Monday on conservative SiriusXM Patriot radio.

In the interview Casey DeSantis She admitted that the revelations made before Election Day “created a lot of news”. I was thinking of having a ceremony. grow up in ohioshe said.

And one of the other great things is the fact that they have so much planned for you,” she said. Disney Wedding Privileges“So I got to show some kind of stuff, and it was really a lot of fun.”

The comments confirm insider reports that Casey DeSantis “wanted something” after interviewing the wedding guests. All Inclusive and Summary.”

The interview clip doesn’t provide any details about the wedding, but the insider previously said, DeSantis Ritual Was in the Wedding Pavilion at the Grand Floridian chapel It has arched windows overlooking Cinderella Castle and Seven Seas Lagoon. The reception was held at Epcot’s Italia Isola in honor of the couple’s Italian heritage.

When DeSantis was running for re-election in November 2022, he frequently boasted of his retaliation for opposing Disney. Parental Rights in Education LawLGBTQ rights groups and other opponents of the law “don’t say gay“He didn’t mention getting married there during the campaign.

DeSantis retaliated against Disney after Disney leaders said they would strive to abolish ‘Don’t Call Me Gay’ Law Stripping the company autonomy status Starting June 2022. state commission Oversees resorts and theme parks.

Disney is Florida’s largest private employer and the company defended gay rights From the 1990s.

A controversial school law prohibits education about sexual orientation and gender identity from kindergarten through third grade. vague language Such instruction in the upper grades must be ‘age-appropriate or developmentally-appropriate’.

Part of the Florida Board of Education Indicated They are confused about how to follow the law and critics say they are worried cool down speech About LGBTQ teachers and students being bullied or kicked out by unaccepting families.

Casey DeSantis admitted in an interview with the Sirius XM Patriots that the Disney World wedding was a “fun time”, revealing that her parents celebrated, but “until things change a little over there.” Said he wouldn’t take his 3 kids to Disney World…a 50th wedding anniversary at a theme park.

She also opened up about her first date with the future governor, who is widely seen as aiming for the 2024 presidential election.

The two met at the University of North Florida driving range. in a 2018 interview first coast newsCasey DeSantis shared that she was practicing her swing and looked over her shoulder to see if she could grab an extra bucket of golf balls. I thought I was watching

Casey DeSantis said in an interview with the Sirius XM Patriots that he had no idea DeSantis would be making his way into politics. powerful best friend to her husband, an insider revealed A feature about the First Lady of Florida.

“We went out and had a beer,” Casey DeSantis said in the following interview at Beef O’ Brady’s, a family-friendly sports restaurant. and it was the first time I followed their car to go out for a beer.In fact it was one of the best conversations we’ve ever had and we had a lot of fun.”

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