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Crist and Fried, top contenders in 2022 gubernatorial race, blast Gov. DeSantis over COVID...

Ahead of the 2022 gubernatorial race, Florida's top Democratic candidates are going after Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis over surges in COVID-19 cases. U.S. Rep. Charlie...

CDC says the vaccinated should wear masks indoors in areas with high infection rates

WASHINGTON — Federal health officials on Tuesday urged Americans in areas of the country with the highest surges in COVID-19 infections to once again wear...
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Traditional public school educators left out from DeSantis roundtable on masks at schools

Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday afternoon held a roundtable discussion about masks at schools, but he didn't invite or include traditional public school educators,...

How many residents have been vaccinated in FL? It’s hard to tell and stats...

In a small county in North Florida called Union, 43 percent of residents aged 12 and older have been vaccinated, according to the Florida...

Lawsuit targets DeSantis administration for blocking extra federal unemployment benefits in FL

The DeSantis administration broke state law when it cut off enhanced federal unemployment benefits of $300 in June, according to a lawsuit filed in...

The feds earmarked $15 billion for FL schools to help kids in the pandemic,...

By the spring of 2020, reality was setting in that the COVID-19 pandemic would stick around for quite some time, and Florida's school districts...
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White House spokesperson says DeSantis’ opposition to mask mandate in schools is ‘greatly concerning’

Following Gov. Ron DeSantis' comments that Florida will not require kids to wear face masks in K-12 schools, a White House spokeswoman pushed back...

Experts? We don’t need no experts!

Thank God our governor doesn’t listen to these quote-unquote experts trying to impose their over-educated, evidence-based, warped world view on decent, horoscope-reading, lucky socks-wearing,...

Feds: Florida, Missouri, Texas account for 40 percent of all COVID-19 cases this week

WASHINGTON — Amid a rise in infections and hospitalizations from the surging delta variant of COVID-19, the Biden administration is boosting money and other...

As COVID caseload spikes, Gov. DeSantis vows again: No more lockdowns in FL

As COVID-19 cases surge in Florida and the more transmissible Delta variant continues to circulate, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday declared his opposition to...

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