Florida Governor declares emergency ahead of Richard Spencer's speech
October 18 , 2017
Governor of Florida, Rick Scott, has declared a state of emergency in Alachua County. The emergency has been declared ahead of the speech of Richard Spencer, a white nationalist, at the University of Florida in Gainesville. According to media reports, W Kent Fuchs, President of the University, has called upon the students and staff of the University of Florida to avoid the event and shun Richard Spencer and his followers.