Stories tagged: "Florida"


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Florida Latino Leaders Demand Spanish Media Stop Spreading Lies and Conspiracy Theories

The culprits of distributing this misinformation were right there on social media.

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Florida Unemployment Claims Reach Highest Level in Five Months

Now Democratic lawmakers have filed a bill that would increase benefits and double the maximum eligibility period.

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Florida’s Dept. of Education May Put Thousands of ESL Students at Risk

Nearly 300,000 Spanish-speaking students in Florida will have to take a test in person at a time when COVID cases are on the rise.

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“No sentí nada más que alivio”: Journalist María Elena Salinas Gets Vaccinated

“Keep going into every available website and call every available number... Tens of thousands have already been vaccinated so it’s out there," Salinas said.

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Florida Democrats Say DeSantis’ Anti-Protest Bill Is Racist

The bill has been widely denounced by Florida Democrats as a measure that “promises selective enforcement against people of color.”

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Some Florida Republicans Are Leaving the GOP After Trump-Induced Mob Assault

"I once said the party of Lincoln and Reagan is off taking a nap,” former Republican House speaker John Boehner wrote on Thursday. “The nap has become a nightmare for our nation."

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‘Florida Is in Full Pandemic Resurgence,’ Says White House COVID-19 Task Force

A report from the CDC warns that 60% of all infections are transmitted from someone who is asymptomatic, as COVID-19 cases in Florida continue to spike.