Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Legislation To Confirm Employment Eligibility Based On Immigration StatusGov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday quietly signed legislation that will require all government employers and some private businesses to use a federal electronic system known as E-Verify to check the immigration status of new workers.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Signs "Alyssa's Law" Which Requires School Panic Alert SystemsGovernor Ron DeSantis has signed a bill that will require each public school in the state to have a “panic alert system” starting in the 2021-2022 academic year.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Once Again Extends Moratorium On Evictions, ForeclosuresThose behind on their mortgages and rents due to the coronavirus pandemic have a little more time to stay in their residences.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Signs Controversial Sunscreen BillGov. Ron DeSantis late Monday signed 28 bills into law, including a controversial measure that will prevent local governments from imposing bans on certain types of sunscreen.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Budget, Vetoes $1 BillionPointing to “difficult circumstances,” Gov. Ron DeSantis on Monday said he signed a $92.2 billion budget for the upcoming fiscal year after vetoing about $1 billion in spending.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Into Law Bill That Allows Local Elections Officials Speed Up RecountsGov. Ron DeSantis has signed a bill into law that allows local elections officials across the state to use a secondary system to speed up recounts and verify the accuracy of results.
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs School Vouchers ExpansionGov. Ron DeSantis on Thursday signed legislation that will dramatically expand a voucher program that helps students go to private schools, the latest step in a two-decade push to expand school choice in Florida.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Signs Bill To Raise Starting Teacher SalariesFlorida Governor Ron DeSantis held a press conference in Hialeah Gardens Wednesday afternoon to sign a bill giving new teachers more money in the fall.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Warns Businesses, 'Guidelines Are In Place For A Reason'Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday warned that bars would be getting visits from inspectors with the state licensing office — “the grim reaper here" — and, after a warning, those not following social distancing and other guidelines meant to stop the virus' spread would lose their liquor licenses.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Eyes Bars, Restaurants But Stays The CourseConfronted by yet another record day of new coronavirus infections, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Saturday said the state would begin cracking down on restaurants and bars that don’t follow guidelines limiting the number of people inside the establishments but stood by his decision not to mandate that people wear masks.
4,049 Cases Reported On Saturday Marks Another Daily Record Of COVID-19 Infections In FloridaThe COVID-19 outbreak continued its fevered escalation in Florida on Saturday, as the state reported more than 4,000 new cases — the highest daily total yet in a state that has seen numerous record-breaking spikes since reopening restaurants, bars, gyms and other public places.