Thursday, April 2, 2020
Rubio and Waltz are championing the “Strengthening America’s Supply Chain and National Security Act.”  The bill would have the U.S. Defense Department study how dependent it is on foreign drugs and determine if it represents a security threat. The bill would also have drugmakers to provide the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) with information on how dependent they are on active pharmaceutical ingredients (APIs) from other countries.
As part of the U.S. Senate leadership’s $1 trillion stimulus plan to help the nation respond to coronavirus, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., is pushing $300 billion in aid for small businesses
DeSantis appeared on “Fox and Friends” on Thursday morning and said that spring breakers will no longer be able to come to the beach in large groups.
With the Trump administration pushing a federal bailout to help the economy dealing with the coronavirus threat, U.S. Sen. Rick Scott, R-Fla., is standing against plans to send federal money to businesses including airliners, casinos and other companies hurt by the outbreak. 
With 82 percent of the vote counted, Biden scored a big win in the Sunshine State on Tuesday night over U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders, I-Vt.
With the seat covering Seminole County and the northeastern part of Orange County, Bacon is the only candidate that is running from Volusia County, running outside of his own geographic district.
U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton, R-Ark., is also backing the proposal which was sent to the U.S. Senate Homeland Security and Governmental Affairs Committee on Thursday.
A congressman from the First Coast is championing a proposal to offer disaster unemployment assistance to Americans unable to work due to coronavirus.
U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., the chairman of the U.S. Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee, focused on crafting a proposal to improve Small Business Administration’s (SBA) 7(a) loan program including leading a hearing on “Coronavirus and America’s Small Business Supply Chain.” 
“After consulting with the Senate’s attending physician and my personal doctor, I have been told that my risk is low, and I don’t need to take a test or quarantine. However, the health and safety of the American people is my focus and I have made the decision to self-quarantine in an abundance of caution."