Around the South for May 10: FL, TN & VA


Florida: Ros-Lehtinen hits Kardashians’ Cuba visit. Noting that “The Cuban people don’t experience the glamorous Havana that is featured on social media,” US Rep. Ileana Ros-Lehtinen (R) slammed “Keeping Up With the Kardashians” for the family’s current tour of Cuba, reports the Washington Post. “How much of the #Cuban ppl’s reality will be in this ‘reality’ show?” she asked ……. Tennessee: Haslam lets Guns-on-Campus become law. Gov. Bill Haslam (R) declined to either sign or veto a bill that passed the legislature that allows full-time employees of state colleges and universities to carry concealed pistols on campus. The bill now becomes law. The schools, however, may still ban weapons from sports events ……. Virginia: Liberal groups register ex-felons. A number of left-leaning groups, including unions, the NAACP and some religious organizations, are taking advantage of Gov. Terry McAuliffe’s (D) executive order allowing ex-convicts to vote. So far, reports the Washington Post, they have registered 2,000 of the newly-enfranchised folks …….