DeSantis sets plan for Regeneron monoclonal antibodies to fight COVID-19 – WPLG Local 10

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis rolled out a new state treatment plan to help fight COVID-19, announcing Thursday that the state will start dispensing Regeneron monoclonal antibodies through mobile clinics. DeSantis made the announcement in Jacksonville, which has been particularly hard hit by the delta variant, but he curiously didn’t say a word about the record … Read more

Tropical Depression Fred: Florida emergency management prepares as storm nears – Fox News

The state of Florida is preparing for the impact of Tropical Depression Fred, which is expected to interact with the state on Friday.  In a tweet, the Florida Division of Emergency Management shared a photo of one of its “daily calls with county EM offices” in preparation for the storm.  FRED BECOMES TROPICAL DEPRESSION, BUT … Read more

Texas Senate passes voting restrictions after Democrat’s 15-hour filibuster | TheHill – The Hill

The Texas state Senate on Thursday morning voted to advance a sweeping GOP-backed elections bill after a 15-hour filibuster by a Democratic senator who attempted to block the measure.  The Texas Tribune reported that the GOP-controlled Senate advanced the measure that critics contend will curtail voting rights on an 18-11 party-line vote. It is the latest … Read more