Gov. DeSantis Wants To Offer $5,000 Bonuses To Law Enforcement Officers Who Come To FloridaGovernor Ron DeSantis is clarifying remarks he made about a bonus he hopes to offer out of state law enforcement who want to relocate to Florida.
'We Need To Take Action': Gov. DeSantis Vows Special Session To Ban Federal COVID-19 Vaccine MandatesGovernor Ron DeSantis announced Thursday he is calling the legislature into a Special Session to deal with federal COVID-19 vaccine mandates and protect Florida’s federal employees who don’t want a vaccine, particularly as a condition of employment.
Gov. DeSantis: Florida's Ports Are Open, Could Help With The Supply Chain ProblemGovernor Ron DeSantis said ports in the state are open for business and could be part of the solution to the supply chain problem.
Florida Poised To Revamp Civics EducationThe State Board of Education on Wednesday will consider adopting a proposal aimed at reshaping the way civic education is taught in public schools, culminating an effort set in motion by lawmakers this spring.
'I’m Sure As Hell Not Giving Up': Florida First Lady Casey DeSantis Makes First Public Appearance Since Breast Cancer DiagnosisFlorida’s First Lady Casey DeSantis made her first public appearance over the weekend, nearly two weeks after announcing she was diagnosed with breast cancer.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Offers State Ports To Help End Supply-Chain CrisisOn Friday, Governor Ron DeSantis offered Florida's ports to help bring the supply crisis to an end.
COVID In Florida: Gov. DeSantis Touts Monoclonal Antibody Treatments For Keeping Hospitalization Rates DownGovernor Ron DeSantis held a news conference on Thursday to talk about monoclonal antibody treatments available throughout Florida and how they have made a difference to people suffering from COVID-19 around the state.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Opens Up About First Lady Casey DeSantis' Breast Cancer DiagnosisDuring a news conference in St. Petersburg Beach, Gov. DeSantis expressed his gratitude to the doctors who detected the disease. He added the first lady is in good spirits.
Florida County Fined $3.57 Million For Mandating COVID VaccinesThe Florida Department of Health is imposing a $3.57 million fine on Leon County because of the county government’s requirement that employees be vaccinated against COVID-19.
Families Ask Appeals Court To Block DeSantis Mask OrderAttorneys for families of children with disabilities have asked a federal appeals court to block an executive order by Gov. Ron DeSantis aimed at preventing school masks requirements during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Florida Distributes $1.5 Billion Following Hurricane MichaelBacked heavily by the federal government, Florida has distributed about $1.5 billion to governments and agencies across a region of the Panhandle devastated nearly three years ago by Category 5 Hurricane Michael, according to Department of Economic Opportunity Secretary Dane Eagle.
Gov. DeSantis Pushes Back Against Feds On Threats to EducatorsGov. Ron DeSantis signaled Tuesday that Florida will fight a federal effort to address a spike in threats against educators.
Federal Judge Refuses To Reconsider Mask RulingRejecting arguments by parents of children with disabilities, a federal judge has refused to reconsider a decision that backed Gov. Ron DeSantis in a battle about student mask requirements in schools.
Florida Kids To Receive Over $1B In School Lunch ReliefAfter weeks of controversy that became a political issue between Gov. Ron DeSantis and one of his potential rivals in the 2022 gubernatorial election, Florida children are set to receive over $1 billion in federal relief funding.
Gov. DeSantis Sues Biden Administration Over Border Security, Signs 'Border Crisis' Executive OrderFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis on Tuesday announced three new actions he's taking to address what termed President Joe Biden's border crisis.