OPINION: Florida legislators should consider COVID-19 when reopening to international tourists

Florida reported the highest COVID-19 summer death rate in the nation, passing 18,000 deaths since June due to the delta variant, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) ongoing community profile reports.  Florida legislators who politicized mitigation measures and vaccinations instead of encouraging them are partially responsible […]

OPINION: HUD should hold developers accountable amid housing crisis

Gov. Ron DeSantis cut off all state funding to subsidized housing developers Cambridge Management and Southport Financial Services on Sept. 24 after witnessing firsthand the deplorable conditions of the Hilltop Village affordable housing community in Jacksonville. Following a News 4 Jacksonville exposé on the apartment’s conditions in April, Sen. Marco […]