Gov. DeSantis, Allies Hold Secret Meeting On Opposition To Mask Mandates In SchoolsGov. Ron DeSantis quietly held a roundtable discussion Monday at the Capitol that focused on opposition to mask mandates in schools during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Florida Doctors Blast Governor Ron DeSantis Over COVID-19Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has drawn national attention for bucking federal health-care officials over the handling of the coronavirus pandemic, but a group of Florida physicians said Thursday the governor’s push to reopen the state and block precautions are a main reason for a sharp increase in the number of residents suffering from COVID-19.
Gov. DeSantis Vows To Fight School Mask MandatesGov. Ron DeSantis doubled down Thursday on his opposition to mask mandates for public-school students during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Dismisses Calls For Red Tide State Of Emergency Gov. Ron DeSantis toured the Tampa Bay region by boat Wednesday and pledged continued support for ongoing efforts to combat a red tide algae bloom killing marine life and impacting the region’s economy.
Florida Gives Assurances On Addressing Toxic Red TideDepartment of Environmental Protection Interim Secretary Shawn Hamilton plans to be in the Tampa Bay region Tuesday to address a red tide outbreak that is being tied a massive fish kill including giant Goliath grouper.
'Death By DeSantis': Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz Blames Governor For State's COVID-19 SurgeFlorida Rep. Debbie Wasserman Schultz appeared on CNN expressing her discontent with how Governor Ron DeSantis has handled the coronavirus pandemic and feels he is to blame for the current surge of cases in the state and for the vaccine hesitancy.
Gov. DeSantis Says State To Fight COVID-19 Ruling In Cruise Ship CaseGov. Ron DeSantis said Monday the state likely will ask a full federal appeals court to reimpose a preliminary injunction that would block restrictions on the cruise ship industry during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Governor Ron DeSantis Urges Cuban Military To Overthrow GovernmentGov. Ron DeSantis told young members of Cuba’s military to “live in the history books” by overthrowing their nation’s communist leadership, as he pushed President Joe Biden to bring Wi-Fi access back to people protesting on the island nation.
Gov. DeSantis Wants Biden Administration To Approve Restoring Internet Access To The People Of CubaAfter the widespread weekend protests in Cuba, the country's communist regime cut off the people's access to the internet.
Gov. DeSantis: Principal, Teacher Bonuses Coming Next MonthGov. Ron DeSantis said that he expects $1,000 bonuses promised to teachers and principals using federal coronavirus relief funds to be delivered in August.
Strong Words From Governor Ron DeSantis At Roundtable Discussion About CubaThere were strong words from Governor Ron DeSantis on Tuesday at a roundtable discussion at the American Museum of the Cuban diaspora.
Gov. Ron DeSantis Parts Ways With Donald Trump In Response To Surfside TragedySince the deadly building collapse at the Champlain Towers South in Surfside, Governor Ron DeSantis has, for the most part, hit the pause on the culture wars.
DeSantis Believes Surfside Condo Collapse May Not Impact Real Estate Market: 'I Think This Building Had Problems From The Start'Florida Governor Ron DeSantis believes the Surfside condo collapse may have been an isolated incident and not a sign about widespread issues across the state that could impact the real estate market.
Florida Cruise Ship Fight Goes To Appeals CourtA battle between Florida and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention about cruise-industry restrictions during the COVID-19 pandemic went to an appeals court Tuesday.
'Don't Focus On The Cone': Gov. DeSantis Said Elsa's Heavy Rain, Gusty Winds To East Of The CenterGovernor Ron DeSantis is urging people in the central and northern parts of the state, along with much of the west coast, to prepare for heavy rain, gusty wind, and storm surge from Tropical Storm Elsa.