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DeSantis Administration to Pharmacies: Do Not Fill Prescriptions for Abortion Pills

The alert warned that willfully violating the abortion laws could result in criminal penalties. "It’s another example of DeSantis weaponizing every state agency to pursue his political agenda," says Rep. Anna V. Eskamani.

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DeSantis Pushes to Permanently Ban COVID-19 Restrictions in Florida 

Pointing out the more than 84,000 COVID-19 deaths in Florida since the start of the pandemic, House Minority Leader Fentrice Driskell opposes what she calls DeSantis’ “dangerous message from the anti-vax establishment.”

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DeSantis Continues War Against Life-Saving Covid Vaccines, Calls for Grand Jury Investigation

The governor announced that he is creating the "Public Health Integrity Committee," which includes prominent opponents of lockdowns, federal vaccine mandates, and child vaccinations.

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Puerto Rico Reaches 4,000 COVID Deaths Since the Pandemic Began

Experts said that this figure could be even worse if the measures that have been in place during these two years had not been taken.

Opponents of the bill contend it could open the door to discrimination.
Florida Democrats Fight Back Against a Bill that Would Allow Discrimination in Health Care

Legislation would give providers the right to not participate in any healthcare service that they say violates their faith or their conscience.

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Florida Has Found 92 Cases of More Contagious UK COVID-19 Variant

Although widespread across the state, the cases are concentrated in South Florida's Broward, Miami-Dade, and Palm Beach Counties.

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Those 55+ With Underlying Medical Conditions Can Get COVID Vaccines at Miami-Dade’s Jackson Health System

The appointments will be by invitation only to those patients that meet the current criteria.