DeSantis signed a invoice final month that can dissolve Disney World’s personal authorities standing, which has allowed the Walt Disney Company to self-govern its huge Orlando theme park and resort complicated. Arrange in 1967, this standing was used to entice Disney to develop the positioning in central Florida, thus saving it thousands and thousands in annual charges and taxes.
DeSantis’ newest transfer was extensively thought-about to be retaliation for Disney executives’ belated crucial stance of Florida’s anti-LGBTQ laws, often known as the “Don’t Say Homosexual” invoice, which handed in March.
“Look, do I believe it’s unhealthy if Disney pays extra taxes? No, I don’t,” Oliver mentioned on “Final Week Tonight.” “That may be a superb factor. I don’t love that it’d occur not by means of significant tax reform, however on the whim of 1 right-wing dipshit who’s frightened of homosexual folks and doesn’t perceive the First Modification. However hey ― ends, means ― what are you going to do?”
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