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Florida Legislature may need special session to spend $12B in federal CARES Act money

Apr 6, 2020
(The Center Square) – Senate President Bill Galvano said economists believe Florida’s $3.9 billion in reserves, including $2 billion in cash, should help the state absorb […]
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Florida stay-at-home order exempts religious services, raising concern as Easter nears

Apr 5, 2020
 For a mid-week moment, it appeared Florida’s chief executive had accorded great regulatory and enforcement authority to local governments in issuing his statewide stay-at-home order. Gov. […]

Florida’s stay-at-home order has expansive, evolving interpretation of ‘essential’

Apr 3, 2020
 Gov. Ron DeSantis’ statewide stay-at-home order goes into effect Friday, meaning only those engaged in essential activities or employed in essential occupations should venture out into […]