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With state officials mum, Floridians aren’t being told about a public health threat: A...

On New Year’s Eve, a more contagious strain of COVID-19 that first appeared in the United Kingdom emerged in Florida, with the state health...

Biden rolls out $1.9 trillion emergency package to battle pandemic and economic crises

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joe Biden is calling on Congress to approve a sweeping package for economic and pandemic relief with a price tag twice...

Gov. DeSantis promises to abide by two-dose guideline for COVID-19 vaccine

Gov. Ron DeSantis has reaffirmed the state’s commitment to administering both of the recommended two doses of the Pfizer and Moderna coronavirus vaccines.In a...

FL lawmakers push to limit liability for COVID infections traceable to businesses, schools, churches

Legislation to protect businesses, schools, government entities and religious institutions from legal liability for exposing people to COVID-19 cleared its first committee hearing in...

Gov. DeSantis expands COVID vaccine distribution through Publix stores to northeast, southwest FL

The state expanded its network for delivering COVID-19 vaccine through Publix pharmacies on Wednesday into northeast and southwest Florida.Gov. Ron DeSantis appeared at news...

Three U.S. House Democrats test positive for COVID-19 after sheltering with maskless Republicans during...

WASHINGTON—The leader of the Congressional Progressive Caucus said Tuesday that she has tested positive for COVID-19, and blamed Republicans who refused to wear masks...

Feds tell states to give COVID vaccine to those 65 and older to speed...

WASHINGTON — The Trump administration on Tuesday directed state officials to expand who is getting vaccinated for COVID-19, and announced that all available doses...

COVID-19 infections reach 1.5-million mark; more easily-spread ‘variant’ cases are rising in FL

The Florida Department of Health on Tuesday reported 1,503,482 COVID-19 infections, with new cases rising since New Year's Day and additional COVID cases that...

Feds to release $1.4 billion in rental assistance to FL households facing eviction

With evictions looming for unemployed Floridians unable to pay long overdue rent, Florida is in line to receive $1.4 billion in emergency rental assistance.Gov....

Biden: ‘Irresponsible’ of Republicans to refuse masks while sheltering during Capitol riot

WASHINGTON — President-elect Joe Biden on Monday chastised GOP lawmakers for refusing to wear masks while they were held in a safe location as...

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