Saturday, March 28, 2020
This week, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody issued more than 40 subpoenas to third-party sellers in Florida accused of price gouging on essential commodities through accounts on Amazon.
This week, U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz, R-Fla., offered a proposal to ensure that coronavirus relief funds allocated by Congress will not be sent to businesses connected to the Chinese regime.
Several Florida Democrats in the U.S. House sent a letter this week to Gov. Ron DeSantis, calling on him to issue a statewide shelter-in-place order to protect Floridians, particularly older residents and those with underlying health issues, and help the already-strained health care system.
Crist sent a letter to Gov. Ron DeSantis on the matter, insisting that releasing SNAP benefits early will help ensure Florida residents engage in social distancing.
On Monday, U.S. Rep. Al Lawson, D-Fla., brought out the “Debt Collection Moratorium Act" which, he insists, “would suspend debt collection activity on personal loans, and loans to small businesses and non-profits during the coronavirus epidemic.”
We write to request that the Florida Public Service Commission work with the Florida Department of Health and Florida Division of Emergency Management to temporarily suspend disconnections of all water, sewer, electricity, and gas services in the State of Florida for 60 days during the national emergency of the coronavirus pandemic.
With Congress now facing a third economic relief bill to counter the impact of coronavirus, members of the Florida delegation are calling for some help to the ports across the Sunshine State.
While she might be in self-quarantine after two members of the U.S. House tested positive for coronavirus, U.S. Rep. Stephanie Murphy, D-Fla., continues to focus on the current health crisis.
At the end of last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) approved the first two Small Business Emergency Bridge Loans to businesses impacted by COVID-19.
With the federal government extending the deadline for Americans to file their taxes, U.S. Rep. Ross Spano, R-Fla., is urging Gov. Ron DeSantis to do the same for businesses in the Sunshine State.