On Wednesday, U.S. Rep. Kathy Castor, D-Fla., called for Gov. Ron DeSantis to issue another emergency order to ensure more out-of-state medical professionals can help respond to the coronavirus pandemic in Florida. Castor said the following: “As the state of Florida...
This week, U.S. Rep. Bill Posey, R-Fla., introduced a proposal to “end our reliance on foreign powers for important lifesaving pharmaceuticals and generics" and to “protect the tens of millions of American patients who rely on these drugs from...
The ongoing‭ “‬political‭” ‬debate about Americans and Floridians wearing masks again flies in the face of real science.‭ President Joe Biden should already know this,‭ ‬but, apparently,‭ ‬he doesn’t. Thankfully,‭ ‬Gov. Ron DeSantis understands the science and he has,‭ ‬once again,‭...
A congressman from the Sunshine State is pushing the Biden administration to hold the Wuhan Institute of Virology (WIV) accountable for the COVID-19 virus. Rep. Greg Steube (R-FL) cited a report from Republicans on the U.S. House Foreign Affairs Committee...
Last week, U.S. Rep. Neal Dunn, R-Fla., introduced the “Veterans Prostate Cancer Treatment and Research Act.” Dunn’s office weighed in why he introduced the proposal. “Prostate cancer is the number one cancer diagnosed in the Veterans Health Administration with over 489,000...
On Tuesday, U.S. Rep. Al Lawson, D-Fla., announced $3 million in federal funds is headed to Florida’s Fifth Congressional District for community-based efforts to increase vaccinations in underserved communities. The funding is a part of the American Rescue Plan, which...
At the end of last month, U.S. Rep. Bill Posey, R-Fla., helped lead members of Congress in calling on U.S. Health and Human Services Sec. Xavier Becerra “to leverage domestic manufacturing capabilities and new technologies to protect American patients...
On Friday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced he will do all he can to stop school mask mandates, saying that every parent should have the right to choose what is best for their child. 
Last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., introduced a bill which “would require the Government Accountability Office (GAO) to review the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) decision making and messaging surrounding its reversal on mask guidance for fully vaccinated Americans.”
The statewide taskforce is comprised of a group of faith-based leaders from around the state, HBCU presidents, educators, health care leaders, elected officials and community stakeholders.