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Ashley Moody: Florida Can Take Part in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

This week, state Attorney General Ashley Moody called on Floridians to help fight the opioid epidemic by participating in the 22nd National Prescription Drug...

Victor Torres, Yvonne Hinson Champion the Health Care Transparency Act in Tallahassee

This week, with the Legislature starting its regular sessions, state Sen. Victor Torres, D-Orlando, and state Rep. Yvonne Hinson, D-Gainesville, showcased their “Health Care...

Ashley Moody Secures $680 Million from Walgreens in Opioid Settlement

Last week, state Attorney General Ashley Moody announced she will secure more than $680 million from Walgreens, concluding the state’s opioid litigation. The monetary commitment...

Dr. Ed Moore: Get Used to Rapid Changes in Work, School, Life in General

We have moved permanently into a new workplace model, especially for those in occupations conducive to a separation of work from a specific environment....

Marco Rubio Wants to Know About Caregiver Stipend Denials, Delays From the VA

This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., urged U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) Secretary Denis McDonough to provide an explanation for blanket and...
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Florida Republicans Push Bill Ending Vaccination Requirement for Canadian, Mexican Truckers

U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., and U.S. Rep. Carlos Gimenez, R-Fla., introduced the “Terminating Reckless and Unnecessary Checks Known to Erode Regular Shipping (TRUCKERS)...
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Marco Rubio, Rick Scott Back Roger Wicker’s Call to End COVID Travel Restrictions, Mask...

Last week, U.S. Sen. Roger Wicker, R-Miss., the ranking Republican on the U.S. Senate Commerce, Science, and Transportation Committee, led 31 GOP senators in...

FBHA Expects Many Floridians to Deal With Mental Health Issues After Hurricane Ian

As Hurricane Ian travels out of the state, millions of Floridians are struggling with no power, no water, no food and possibly with no...

Brian Mast Wants a Wounded Warrior Bill of Rights

Last week, with the support of members of the Florida delegation, U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., introduced a proposal to create a “Wounded Warrior...

Ron DeSantis Issues Executive Order for More Transparency for Prescription Costs

At the end of last week, Gov. Ron DeSantis issued an executive order “to drive transparency in prescription costs for Floridians.” The governor’s office insisted...
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Ashley Moody Calls on Joe Biden to Declare Fentanyl a Weapon of Mass Destruction

Following two mass overdose incidents in a week in two Florida counties and the increase in deaths related to fentanyl nationwide, state Attorney General...

Florida’s Senators, Kat Cammack Ask Why VA Failed to Help Veteran at Gainesville Medical...

This week, Florida’s U.S. senators--Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--and U.S. Rep. Kat Cammack, R-Fla., sent a letter to U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs...
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