Monday, July 6, 2020
Last week, Mucarsel-Powell announced that the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) is sending $2,014,650 to the city of Key West to fix the King Fish Pier and Tarpon Pier which were damaged by Hurricane Irma back in 2017. 
Every year, fireworks start approximately 19,500 fires and cause around $105 million in direct property damage nationwide.
This announcement comes in advance of the 145th anniversary of Mary McLeod Bethune’s birthday, celebrated on July 10.
In recent weeks, several Florida cities have supported taking down Confederate monuments even as a new poll shows a majority of Americans are not favor in removing them. 
Patronis announced that the division recovered more than $328 million, up $6 million from the 2018-19 fiscal year. 
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According to a YouGov poll taken for Yahoo News, 57 percent of American adults said they have a favorable view of BLM. Democrats offer the most support with 84 percent of them having a favorable view of the BLM movement, a 30-point jump since 2016. Other voters are not as high on BLM though 55 percent of independents view the movement favorably while 27 percent of Republicans do.
At the end of last week, the U.S. House of Representatives passed a bill from U.S. Rep. Darren Soto, D-Fla., to honor the site and it will now head to the U.S. Senate. 
AAA released a report on Monday showing the average gallon of gas in Florida cost $2.03 on Sunday, up a penny from the start of last week and below the national average of $2.18 a gallon. But AAA noted that the pandemic is impacting gas prices across the state.
DBPR Secretary Halsey Beshears weighed in on the order.