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Florida and Texas have begun to vaccinate people 65 and older ahead of frontline essential workers, following state governors' orders.
Elizabeth was detained when her baby was just 4 months old. She is part of a class-action petition and complaint that includes 14 women who claim they suffered medical abuse while in immigration custody.
When appointed, Dr. Miguel Cardona would be the second Latino to serve as US Secretary of Education.
"They are the heroes, and they deserve the best tamales in the world, which are my mom's tamales," the daughter of Margarita Montañez said.
Thousands of Floridian healthcare workers have been vaccinated. Long-term care staff and residents started getting the vaccine Dec. 18
Two Duke University doctors say that getting the vaccine is safer for Latinos than getting infected with COVID.
Florida counties are seeing a surge of food insecurity. In Miami-Dade County, it has increased from 11.8% to 15.9%. In Bradford County, it has jumped to 19.1%, and in Marion County, it's at 17.9%.