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They Went for a Night Out at a Florida Bar. All 16 of Them Later Tested Positive for COVID.

Erika Crisp, a healthcare worker, said that the group felt OK going out because the local mayor and Gov. Ron DeSantis both said “it’s fine” to go out.

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Trump Tried to Register to Vote in Florida With His White House Address

As Trump continues to rail about voter fraud, records show he failed to provide truthful information in the state of Florida.

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It’s Official. Ex-Felons in Florida Will Be Allowed to Vote Despite Legal Fees

The judge overturned part of a law passed by Republican lawmakers and signed by Gov. Ron DeSantis last year forbidding ex-felons to vote.

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COVID-19 Leaves People of Color Struggling to Pay the Bills

A new poll shows 39% of Latinos and 37% of Black/African-Americans have already skipped a bill, compared to 13% of white participants.

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The Grim Reaper Just Showed Up On A Reopened Florida Beach

Miami-Dade is the epicenter of Coronavirus cases. Luckily, this man from Walton County is doing his part to convince people to at least stay six feet apart.

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New Study: COVID-19 Can Spread in the Air 13 Feet

As Trump and Gov. Ron DeSantis further their plans to reopen the country, new research says coronavirus can spread in the air over twice the distance recommended.

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Pollution Can Be Life or Death for COVID-19 Patients. That’s Triggered a New Fight for Cleaner Air.

The Trump administration is easing restrictions on air pollution. Now a study links air pollution to higher risk for death with coronavirus.