Tag: personal protection equipment


Vern Buchanan Calls on Joe Biden to Have Feds Help American Companies Send Out...

Buchanan pointed to a statement from a vice president of DemeTECH in Miami Lakes which noted that his company had 30 million N95 face masks in a warehouse, ready to be distributed.

Alcee Hastings Leads Florida Democrats in Urging USDA To Extend School Meal Programs

The authorities granted to the USDA would impact the Sunshine State directly, as Florida’s Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) estimates that, due to COVID-19, Florida school lunch providers face $262 million in sale and reimbursement losses.
Debbie Mucarsel-Powell

South Florida Congresswoman Champions $50 Billion for Childcare PPE

The South Florida congresswoman introduced the “Ensuring Protection in Childcare (EPIC) Act” which, her office noted, “provides childcare facilities with federal grants to purchase PPE and other supplies to ensure the safety and health of children and childcare workers.
jimmy patronis

Florida Should Listen to CFO Jimmy Patronis’ Warnings About State Revenue

While Patronis doesn’t have the best of bully pulpits at this time, he is raising an important issue that Floridians should be paying more attention to during the current crisis.