Author: The Associated Press

Florida appeals judge’s ruling against district map

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — A judge’s ruling that a new congressional map drawn by Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis’s staff is unconstitutional has been appealed by the state. Thursday’s notice of appeal came hours after Circuit Judge Layne Smith issued an injunction to prevent the DeSantis map from being used in the November election. “Because…