Florida’s Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis announced the allocation of $10 million to support microchip and semiconductor manufacturing in the state in retaliation to the threat the Chinese Communist Party poses to America’s supply chain.
During a press conference, the governor announced that roughly $10 million has been given to Osceola County and Valencia College to support semiconductor and other technological manufacturing in Osceola County.
The Chinese Communist Party steals America’s technology and is a threat to the semiconductor supply chain.
I am investing funds to increase microchip and semiconductor manufacturing in Florida so that the CCP cannot hold our supply chain hostage. pic.twitter.com/ji1emvw7AG
— Ron DeSantis (@GovRonDeSantis) January 5, 2022
“We have to start standing up as Floridians and Americans,” DeSantis said during