Monday, March 30, 2020
Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis is calling for quick COVID-19 testing for first responders in the Sunshine State. 
From Congressman Michael Waltz, one of only 40 Republicans to vote against the coronavirus relief bill, insisting it had too much waste without addressing certain areas on how it will be paid to Congresswoman Debbie Wasserman Shultz for slamming Gov. Ron DeSantis, claiming his office failed to quickly identify the coronavirus spreading across Florida, here's a look at those that made "the list."
On Monday, Florida Attorney General Ashley Moody announced a Consumer Protection investigation into allegations of misleading and potentially dangerous sales pitches by Norwegian Cruise Lines (NCL).
This week, Gov. Ron DeSantis urged President Donald Trump to declare a Major Disaster as Florida, like the rest of the nation, deals with the continue coronavirus problem.
At the end of last week, state Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried urged Gov. Ron DeSantis to implement a statewide “stay-at-home” order in response to the rising number of COVID-19 cases in the state.
At the end of last week, U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., led a letter to Ajit Pai, the chairman of the Federal Communication Commission (FCC), urging him to enact policies that would protect Americans from losing access to their cell phone, landline and internet during the COVID-19 national emergency.
At the end of last week, the two chairmen of the Florida delegation--U.S. Rep. Alcee Hastings, D-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Vern Buchanan, R-Fla.--led a letter to FEMA Administrator Peter Gaynor, urging him to immediately deliver supplies requested by Gov. Ron DeSantis.
At the end of last week, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., unveiled his “30-Day Plan” which, he insists, will “help get America back to normal following the spread of the coronavirus.”
Democrats in the Florida delegation in the U.S. House urged Gov. Ron DeSantis to shut down beaches across the Sunshine State.
On Thursday, the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services issued additional guidance regarding COVID-19 for the agriculture industry, consumers, and regulated industries.