prescription drugs

After Coronavirus, Bill Posey Introduces Bill to Cut U.S. Dependence on...

“With so many of our pharmaceuticals now exclusively manufactured overseas in countries like China, it’s critical that the federal government take a hard look at our dependence on foreign suppliers of essential, lifesaving medications and make recommendations to better protect Americans from receiving contaminated drugs,” said Posey.

FDLE, LCSO Start Nation’s First Automated Rapid DNA Collection

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement (FDLE) and the Leon County Sheriff’s Office announced on Wednesday the nation’s first fully automated Rapid DNA collection process has been launched at the Leon County Detention Facility.

Florida Joins 38 Other States to Investigate JUUL

“The nationwide investigation is exploring JUUL’s marketing and sales practices—including the targeting of youth, claims regarding nicotine content, and statements regarding risks, safety and effectiveness as a smoking cessation device,” Moody’s office noted.
alcee hastings

Alcee Hastings Leads Congressional Delegation at Helsinki Commission Meeting

Last week, U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla.,  the chairman of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe (the Helsinki Commission), led a congressional delegation to the Organization for Security and Co-operation in Europe Parliamentary Assembly’s (OSCE PA) meeting in Austria. 
Rick Scott

Rick Scott: DHS Needs to Do More to Protect Americans from...

On Tuesday, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., wrote to U.S. Department of Homeland Security Acting Sec. Chad Wolf requesting information on the agency’s plan to address coronavirus and called for increased screenings at airports for foreign nationals coming from any region that is a growing concern for transmission of the virus
Jimmy Patronis

Jimmy Patronis Meets With Pensacola Firefighters to Prepare for Coronavirus

Patronis said the Panhandle could be vulnerable to coronavirus.