Stories tagged: "Governor DeSantis"


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More than 40,000 Kids in Florida Have Tested Positive for COVID-19

Florida ranked seventh in the nation in cumulative COVID-19 cases per 100,00 children.

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DeSantis To Jobless: It’s Your Fault

Frustrated Floridians report that the state’s website is routinely down for maintenance and the phone lines have been unavailable.

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Despite 32,000 Coronavirus Cases, DeSantis Meets Trump To Discuss Reopening Florida

1 in 5 Coronavirus cases has been found in elder care facilities in Florida but DeSantis continues to follow Trump's advice to reopen the state soon.

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Rapid COVID-19 Tests Are Available in Miami-Dade County

Three testing sites in Miami-Dade County will offer retests to those who previously tested positive for COVID-19.

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Gov. DeSantis Considers Wrestlers ‘Essential Workers’ Before Farmers.

Despite farming being the largest industry in Florida — after hospitality crashed — and a WWE employee testing positive for COVID-19, DeSantis says the show will go on.

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UPDATED: Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis Doesn’t Want Sick Non-Floridians “Dumped” in the State

As passengers aboard two Holland America ships grow desperate, the fate of the ships carrying of COVID-19 patients is being debated in South Florida.