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FL House delivers a big win for GOP in voting to restrict COVID-related lawsuits;...

The Legislature’s GOP leadership scored their first major achievement of the 2021 legislative session on Friday when the House voted, 83-31, to make it...

New more infectious COVID-19 strain now detected in almost every state in the nation;...

About two months ago, federal officials warned of a new, more transmissible COVID-19 variant potentially becoming the dominant source of infection in the nation...

U.S. Senate imposes limits on aid for state, local governments in COVID relief bill

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Senate voted Thursday to begin debate on President Joe Biden’s $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill, after drafting a number of...

Top FL Democrats ask feds to look into ‘potential wrongdoing’ related to vaccines and...

Top Florida Democrats on Thursday called on two federal agencies to look into reports that question whether select vaccines for wealthy residents were related...

One more hurdle to go, and the House will pass legislation to protect businesses...

Democrats in the Florida House struggled Thursday to soften legislation that would shield businesses from COVID-exposure lawsuits, but the Republicans who control the chamber...

Gov. DeSantis returns to Senate President’s turf to administer more COVID vaccines

Gov. Ron DeSantis visited Senate President Wilton Simpson’s back yard for the third time in about a week to open a COVID vaccination site...

GOP opposition to state and local aid remains as Senate heads toward vote on...

WASHINGTON — As Democrats seek to send President Joe Biden their latest $1.9 trillion pandemic relief bill, federal lawmakers remain deeply divided on the question...

Ag Commissioner Nikki Fried calls on FL to expand vaccines for ‘essential employees,’ such...

Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried on Wednesday urged Gov. Ron DeSantis to allow COVID-19 vaccines for all teachers, school staff, childcare workers and farmworkers, to...

With a one-page form, doctors can approve vaccines for people ‘extremely vulnerable to COVID-19’

In an expansion of who gets to be vaccinated in Florida, the DeSantis administration will allow doctors, using a brief one-page form, to authorize...

Lives lost from COVID-19; Florida and U.S. flags at half-staff Wednesday

Flags are flying half-staff Wednesday in Florida, in remembrance of lives lost from COVID-19.Thus far, 31,135 Florida residents, and 561 non-residents, have died in...

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