Sunday, July 5, 2020
U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., introduced the “Prevent Harmful Algal Blooms Act” which U.S. Rep. Bill Posey, R-Fla., is cosponsoring. 
Every year, fireworks start approximately 19,500 fires and cause around $105 million in direct property damage nationwide.
On Wednesday, the House passed U.S. Rep. Peter DeFazio’s, D-Oreg., “Moving Forward Act” on a 233-188 vote. While three Republicans voted to support the measure and two Democrats voted against it, party lines held in the Florida delegation with the exception of U.S. Rep. Francis Rooney, R-Fla., who did not vote. Rooney, who is not running for reelection in November, has missed several votes this year as he continues to recover from COVID-19.
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Orlando will be getting $3.5 from DHS through its Urban Area Security Initiative (UASI). After being left out of the program, Orlando has been getting UASI funds since 2018.
U.S. Rep. Brian Mast, R-Fla., is backing Rouda’s proposal which offers small businesses, local governments and nonprofit organizations a tax credit of up to $25,000 for buying personal protective equipment and other supplies to help during the coronavirus pandemic.
Waltz took to the national airwaves on Monday, speaking with Bret Baier on Fox News. The Florida congressman questioned the timing of the reports due to the looming presidential election.
The governor’s office offered “Highlights of the Fiscal Year 2020-2021 Budget.”
DBPR Secretary Halsey Beshears weighed in on the order.
The bill, which was named after George Floyd whose death while in police custody, sparked conversations on law enforcement and rest and generated national protests, some of which have led to unrest and violence, is not expected to clear the GOP-controlled U.S. Senate.