Florida economy

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis speaks before the arrival of President Donald Trump for his, 'The Great American Comeback Rally', at Cecil Airport on September 24, 2020 in Jacksonville, Florida.
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September 25, 2020 - 8:52 am
Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says he would establish a “students bill of rights” following crackdowns on college parties and other social gatherings that some blame for a surge in COVID-19 cases. The Republican governor also said Thursday he would block local governments from closing restaurants again...
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Maria Iraola wipes down the sidewalk tables of the Argentino Las Olas restaurant as it prepares to open to customers in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.
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June 24, 2020 - 8:51 am
A popular bar where dozens of workers and patrons have come down with the new coronavirus in Florida has had its alcohol license suspended. It happened Monday after a state inspector found patrons weren’t socially distancing and following other rules meant to slow the virus’ spread. State officials...
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June 12, 2019 - 7:11 am
FORT LAUDERDALE (AP) — Floridians could eventually gain access to cheaper prescription drugs from Canada and other countries under legislation signed into law Tuesday by Gov. Ron DeSantis, if the federal government gives it a green light. The Republican governor signed the bill in The Villages,...
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Bob Rose Show with Greg Cassidy
August 01, 2018 - 11:41 am
State Sen. Keith Perry on school safety, improving education, roads and keeping Florida’s economy on track. Bob Rose Show podcast with State Sen. Keith Perry Monday 7-30-18.
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April 21, 2018 - 10:21 am
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Florida's unemployment rate is holding steady at 3.9 percent, slightly below the national average of 4.1 percent. State officials released March employment figures Friday and reported that Florida added 13,800 jobs. There were 400,000 jobless Floridians out of a workforce...
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