Governor Ron DeSantis and First Lady Casey DeSantis Announce $5 Million Awarded from the U.S. Department of Labor to Combat Opioid Crisis

On October 27, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Support to Communities: Fostering Opioid Recovery through Workforce Development Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis and First Lady Casey DeSantis announced that the state of Florida has been awarded $5 million in funding to create a new pilot program, Support to Communities: Fostering Opioid Recovery through Workforce Development. Addressing the health and economic impacts […]

First Lady Casey DeSantis Announces Partnership with T-Mobile Project 10Million to Provide Students Free Internet Access

On October 27, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Provides 100GB of internet to over 600,000 families over 5 years Tallahassee, Fla. –  Today, during a meeting of the Children and Youth Cabinet, First Lady Casey DeSantis announced a statewide partnership with T-Mobile to provide over 600,000 Florida families 100GB of internet per year over the next 5 years. This partnership seeks to ensure […]

First Lady Casey DeSantis Announces Nearly 1,000 Devices for Children in Foster Care in Florida

On October 27, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. –  Today, during a meeting of the Children and Youth Cabinet at the Florida Capitol, First Lady Casey DeSantis announced that the Florida Department of Education (FDOE) and the Florida Department of Children and Families (DCF) have partnered to provide nearly 1,000 devices to Florida children in foster care who are in need […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Edward “Tee” Baur to the Florida Gulf Coast University Board of Trustees

On October 27, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Edward “Tee” Baur to the Florida Gulf Coast University Board of Trustees. Edward “Tee” Baur Baur, of Port Royal, is the former President of Baur Properties, a real estate development company. He has volunteered his time as a member of the St. Louis Children’s […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Kenward “Kenny” Stone to the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Board of Trustees

On October 27, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Kenward “Kenny” Stone to the Florida Agricultural and Mechanical University Board of Trustees. Kenward “Kenny” Stone Stone, of Savannah, has served as the co-chief executive officer of Broughton Pharmaceuticals since 2019. Additionally, Stone is the co-founder and managing partner of SL Group Investors, a […]

IN CASE YOU MISSED IT Governor Ron DeSantis Holds Roundtable Regarding Long-Term Care Facilities

On October 22, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Fort Myers, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis was in Fort Myers to announce that he has directed the Division of Emergency Management to update Florida’s emergency order on long-term care facility visitation. The updated order has four main provisions: Removes the current prohibition on children visitation. Eases restrictions on outdoor visitation. Clarifies that there […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Christopher Lazzara to the University of North Florida Board of Trustees

On October 22, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Christopher Lazzara to the University of North Florida Board of Trustees. Christopher Lazzara Lazzara, of Atlantic Beach, is the Chief Executive Officer of MountainStar Capital. Previously, he was a Senior Managing Partner of Ponte Vedra Management Group. Lazzara volunteers his time with the Lazzara […]

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Joseph Conte to the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees

On October 22, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

Tallahassee, Fla. — Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointment of Joseph Conte to the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees. Joseph Conte Conte, of Winter Park, is the retired President, Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Consulate Healthcare. He has served on the University of Central Florida Board of Trustees since 2015 where […]

DeSantis/Nuñez Administration Schedule for Thursday, October 22, 2020

On October 22, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

DeSantis/Nuñez Administration Schedule for Thursday, October 22, 2020

DeSantis/Nuñez Administration Schedule for Wednesday, October 21, 2020

On October 21, 2020, in News Releases, by Staff

DeSantis/Nuñez Administration Schedule for Wednesday, October 21, 2020