ICYMI: Governor Ron DeSantis’ Live Stream Regarding COVID-19

On March 23, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis held a live stream briefing to provide updates and discuss the State of Florida’s ongoing response to COVID-19. During the briefing, Governor DeSantis announced Executive Order 20-80, which requires those who travel to Florida from New York, New Jersey and Connecticut to self-isolate for 14 days upon entering […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Requests Major Disaster Declaration from President Donald Trump

On March 23, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Governor Ron DeSantis sent a letter to President Donald Trump formally requesting that he declare a Major Disaster as Florida responds to COVID-19. The letter requested the inclusion of the following Individual Assistance Programs in the declaration: Disaster Unemployment Assistance, Crisis Counseling, Community Disaster Loans and the Disaster Supplemental Nutrition Program. The […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Announces First Two Emergency Bridge Loans for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

On March 20, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced that the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) has approved the first two Small Business Emergency Bridge Loans to businesses impacted by COVID-19. Daniel and Tracey Shrine, owners of Full Press Apparel, and Angelo and Kimberly Crowell, owners of Jersey Mike’s Subs, both in Tallahassee, Florida, are […]

DeSantis/Nuñez Administrative Schedule for Friday, March 20, 2020

On March 20, 2020, in Governor and Lt. Governor Schedule, by Staff

DeSantis/Nuñez Administrative Schedule for Friday, March 20, 2020

DeSantis/Nuñez Administrative Schedule for Thursday, March 19, 2020

On March 19, 2020, in Governor and Lt. Governor Schedule, by Staff

DeSantis/Nuñez Administrative Schedule for Thursday, March 19, 2020

DeSantis/Nuñez Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, March 18, 2020

On March 18, 2020, in Governor and Lt. Governor Schedule, by Staff

DeSantis/Nuñez Administrative Schedule for Wednesday, March 18, 2020

Governor Ron DeSantis Issues an Executive Order Regarding Bars, Beaches and Restaurants

On March 17, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis issued an Executive Order that will reduce density and crowds in restaurants, bars, nightclubs and beaches to mitigate the spread of Coronavirus (COVID-19). Bars and Nightclubs Under the direction of Governor DeSantis, all bars and nightclubs throughout Florida will close for the next 30 days. Department of Business […]

DeSantis/Nuñez Administrative Schedule for Tuesday, March 17, 2020

On March 17, 2020, in Governor and Lt. Governor Schedule, by Staff

DeSantis/Nuñez Administrative Schedule for Tuesday, March 17, 2020

Governor Ron DeSantis Thanks Legislature for Taking Swift Action to Make Nearly $28 Million in Federal Funds Available for COVID-19 Response

On March 16, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis thanked members of the Florida Legislature for providing the necessary resources to address the state’s ongoing response to COVID-19. The Legislature’s action will support the Florida Department of Health’s ability to receive new funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services and Centers for Disease Control […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Activates Emergency Bridge Loan Program for Small Businesses Impacted by COVID-19

On March 16, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis activated the Florida Small Business Emergency Bridge Loan Program to support small businesses impacted by COVID-19. The bridge loan program, managed by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), will provide short-term, interest-free loans to small businesses that experienced economic injury from COVID-19. The application period opens tomorrow, […]