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Ron DeSantis Showcases Bonuses for First Responders Across Florida

DeSantis highlighted “$1,000 one-time bonuses for approximately 174,000 first responders, including law enforcement officers, paramedics, emergency medical technicians (EMTs), and firefighters across the state.”

Unemployment Rate Remained 4.7 Percent in Florida for March

DEO stressed that Florida has experienced eleven consecutive months of job growth, gaining 32,900 private-sector jobs in the month of March 2021. From April 2020 to March 2021, Florida has gained a total of 777,600 private-sector jobs.