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Ron DeSantis Lifts Bar And Restaurant Limits As COVID Kills Hundreds In Florida Weekly

Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) lifted restrictions on restaurants, bars and other businesses in Florida on Friday even as COVID-19 continues to kill hundreds of people each week in his state. He also vowed not to reinstate restrictions in the future. DeSantis issued an “emergency order” allowing restaurants and bars to immediately serve customers at full capacity with […]

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As Florida COVID-19 Cases Skyrocket, State Orders All Schools To Reopen Next Month

Florida’s education commissioner on Monday ordered schools to re-open for in-person instruction in August, even as coronavirus cases jam hospitals in the state. According to an “emergency order” signed by Commissioner Richard Corcoran, public school districts and charter school boards must open all kindergarten through 12th-grade schools for at least five days a week. Although schools may […]

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Florida Coronavirus Cases Spike To New Daily Record

(Reuters) – Florida’s confirmed coronavirus cases rose by a record 11,458 on Saturday, the state’s health department said, the second time in three days that its caseload increased by more than 10,000. In just the first four days of July, 14 states have posted a daily record increase in cases of COVID-19, the disease caused […]