Specifically, the Chinese Communist Party and its purchases of large chunks of farmland and property in Florida.
DeSantis made the claim while joining Fox News’ Laura Ingraham, stating, “I don’t think they should be able to do it. I think the problem is these companies have ties to the CCP, and it’s not always apparent on the face of whatever a company is doing – but I think it’s a huge problem.”
Florida has been on the front lines of the fight against China even banning “Confucius Institutes” which are Chinese funded propaganda tools at universities.
DeSantis is a top contender for President in 2024 and is currently running for re-election in Florida.