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Florida State Guard members line up during the Florida State Guard graduation ceremony at Camp Blanding Joint Training Center in Starke, Florida, on June 30, 2023. Some who volunteered for the force commissioned by Gov. Ron DeSantis said the group, billed as a natural disaster relief organization, had become too militarized. (Photo by Lawren Simmons/The New York Times)