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‘Vaccine passports’ could be a ticket back to normal life. Florida Gov. DeSantis wants them banned

‘Vaccine passports’ could be a ticket back to normal life. Florida Gov. DeSantis wants them banned

Governor Ron DeSantis says he will take executive action to prohibit “vaccination passports” in Florida. It’s an idea that some see as a ticket back to normal: Require proof of a COVID-19 vaccine to take a cruise, board a flight or attend a concert. Already, one South Florida culinary festival is incorporating vaccine status into its virus safety protocols, and New York has launched a cellphone app that can be used at entertainment and sporting venues to show digital proof of a COVID shot. Advertisement But these immunization credentials, commonly known as vaccine passports, could be banned...

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March 31, 2021
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Former Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale hospitalized after he was armed and threatening to harm himself, Fort Lauderdale police say

Former Trump campaign manager Brad Parscale hospitalized after he was armed and threatening to harm himself, Fort Lauderdale police say

FORT LAUDERDALE — President Trump’s former campaign manager Brad Parscale was taken from his Fort Lauderdale home by police Sunday afternoon after his wife reported that he was armed and threatening suicide. The police, called by his wife, went to the house in the Seven Isles community, an affluent area in which houses have access to the water. They made contact, “developed a rapport” and negotiated his exit from the house, the police said in a statement. He was taken to Broward Health Medical Center under the Baker Act, which provides for temporary involuntary commitment. Advertisement...

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September 28, 2020
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Florida sees dramatic jobs rebound as unemployment rate drops to 7.4%

Florida sees dramatic jobs rebound as unemployment rate drops to 7.4%

Florida’s monthly unemployment rate plunged to an unexpected 7.4% in August as businesses across the state reopened from COVID-19 lockdowns and recalled large numbers of workers. The state Department of Economic Opportunity said Florida’s nonagricultural employment was 8,525,100 last month, an increase of 57,900 jobs over July, when the jobless rate was 11.3%. There were 753,000 jobless Floridians out of a total labor force of 10,138,000, the agency said in its monthly jobs report released Friday. Advertisement All three South Florida counties saw their jobless rates dip below double...

September 18, 2020
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Florida renters and homeowners will get $250 million in federal COVID-19 relief

Florida renters and homeowners will get $250 million in federal COVID-19 relief

Floridians struggling to make their monthly rent and mortgage payments because of the coronavrius are in line for $250 million in federal money, Gov. Ron DeSantis said Thursday. The money would come from the $2.2 trillion federal relief act signed into law in late March. Advertisement “Many families across our state have been negatively impacted by COVID-19 through no fault of their own,” the governor said in a statement released by his office. “This initiative strives to through multiple affordable housing programs to ensure these Floridians receive the support they need during this...

June 25, 2020
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Shut it down: Floridians told to quarantine if they travel to New York, New Jersey or Connecticut

Shut it down: Floridians told to quarantine if they travel to New York, New Jersey or Connecticut

Governor Andrew Cuomo announces a 14-day quarantine for Floridians traveling to New York, New Jersey and Connecticut. After months of being shut in at home, Floridians now can give up the idea of easily traveling north for a break. New York, New Jersey and Connecticut all said Wednesday that visitors from Florida — and even residents returning home — will have to quarantine themselves for 14 days because of Florida’s sky-high coronavirus rates. Advertisement Whether travelers arrive by plane, train or car, they will face fines if they don’t lock themselves up again. That means no travel to...

June 24, 2020
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