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Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis says he should have spoken out 'much louder' about Trump's stay-at-home order when COVID-19 first emerged

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis addresses a joint session of the legislature, Tuesday, Jan. 11, 2022, in Tallahassee, Fla.AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack Gov. Ron DeSantis said he didn't consider lockdowns a possibility when COVID-19 first emerged. In a December interview, DeSantis declined to answer whether he's received a COVID-19 booster. During the presidency of Donald Trump, DeSantis served as one of his closest allies. On Thursday, Ron DeSantis said on conservative podcast "Ruthless" that...
Tags: Podcast, Florida, Politics, Science, News, Trends, Gop, New York Times, Fox News, Republican, Donald Trump, Trump, Maria Bartiromo, Bartiromo, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Maggie Haberman


As GOP Fights Mask and Vaccine Mandates, Florida Takes the Lead

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Early this year, Gov. Ron DeSantis crisscrossed Florida promoting coronavirus vaccines, visiting retiree communities and hospitals, and celebrating people who got their shots.... #leadtallahassee #jeanettenuñez #rondesantis
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‘Overwhelmed’: Flu Cases Spike at FSU, Florida A&M

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Tallahassee higher education campuses and hospitals are seeing large numbers of students and others suffering from influenza.
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Inman announces first round of Property Pavilion and Startup Alley exhibitors for ICLV21

Tallahassee, Fla. (Oct. 7, 2021) - Inman Group® announced five property management and investment-focused companies and 12 startups that will be exhibiting at Inman Connect Las Vegas, Oct. 26 - 28, 2021.
Tags: Events, Radio, Partnership, Startup Alley, Inman, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Tongo, Airdna, Local Logic, AvantStay, Inman Group, Inman Connect Las Vegas, Toura, Ascend Lead Sites, Biggerpockets, Kagent


Inman announces first round of exhibitors and digital demo session sponsors for ICLV21

Tallahassee, Fla. (Sept. 30, 2021) - Inman Group® announced 45 exhibitors and digital demo session sponsors for Inman Connect Las Vegas, Oct. 26-28, 2021.
Tags: Events, Radio, Partnership, Rhino, Better, Inman, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Qualia, Quicken Loans, Zenlist, Chime, Notarize, Revive, Finance of America, Boomtown, Adwerx


Inman announces first round of exhibitors and digital demo session sponsors for ICLV21

Tallahassee, Fla. (Sept. 30, 2021) - Inman Group® announced 44 exhibitors and digital demo session sponsors for Inman Connect Las Vegas, Oct. 26-28, 2021.
Tags: Events, Radio, Partnership, Rhino, Better, Inman, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Qualia, Quicken Loans, Zenlist, Chime, Notarize, Revive, Finance of America, Boomtown, Adwerx


Florida Cybersecurity Agency Is Crippled by Vacancies

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Gov. Ron DeSantis’ new technology office is supposed to resolve the state’s longtime tech woes and lead the state’s defense against cybersecurity threats.
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DeSantis feuds with Biden as COVID cases rise in Florida

By Will Weissert and Brendan Farrington | Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — It didn’t take much for the White House to set Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis off. As coronavirus cases rise across the Sun Belt, President Joe Biden asked GOP governors to “get out of the way” of efforts to contain the virus. DeSantis fired back that he did not want to “hear a blip about COVID from you, thank you,” adding, “Why don’t you do your job?” The exchange was unusually direct and bitter, particularly for politici...
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Inman Announces 14 Sponsors for Inman Connect June

Tallahassee, Fla. (June 10, 2021) - Inman Group® announced 14 companies that will sponsor and exhibit at Inman Connect, a 3-day virtual event June 15 - 17, 2021.
Tags: Events, Radio, Zillow, Partnership, Inman, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Inman Connect, RE/MAX, Finance of America Commercial, Boomtown, LucidPress, Exp Realty, Cinc, Inman Group, Adfenix, Ixact Contact


Florida Drivers Can Start Using Hazard Lights in Rain July 1

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — For years, Florida has been reminding motorists not to use flashing hazard lights while driving.
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Race to vaccinate millions in US off to slow, messy start

By BOBBY CAINA CALVAN and MICHAEL KUNZELMAN | Associated Press TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — Terry Beth Hadler was so eager to get a lifesaving COVID-19 vaccination that the 69-year-old piano teacher stood in line overnight in a parking lot with hundreds of other senior citizens. She wouldn’t do it again. Hadler said that she waited 14 hours and that a brawl nearly erupted before dawn on Tuesday when people cut in line outside the library in Bonita Springs, Florida, where officials were offering shots on ...
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A public health employee predicted Florida's coronavirus catastrophe — then she was fired

“More people are gonna die,” Rebekah Jones wrote to her mother and sisters on Facebook. It was April 26, a warm spring Sunday in Tallahassee, Fla., and she was just finishing work at the Florida Department of Health, where she was managing the state’s much-praised coronavirus dashboard, which she had also created.
Tags: Florida, News, Facebook It, Florida Department of Health, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Rebekah Jones


Housing Market Buffeted By The Coronavirus and Economic Shutdown, But The Outlook is Brighter

Record-breaking job losses from COVID-19 led to significant Q2 weakening Colubus, OH – June 16, 2020 (PRNewswire) Data from the latest Health of Housing Markets Report (HoHM Report) from Nationwide economics finds that housing sustainability in the U.S. has fallen to levels not seen since the depths of the Great Recession. Across the United States, the dramatic worsening of the labor market due to COVID-19 caused the national Leading Index of Healthy Housing Markets (LIHHM) to fal...
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Oluwatoyin Salau, Missing Black Lives Matter Activist, Is Found Dead

Ms. Salau, 19, was found dead along with a 75-year-old woman in Tallahassee, Fla., the police said. Their deaths are being investigated as homicides.
Tags: News, Black Lives Matter Movement, TALLAHASSEE Fla, George Floyd Protests (2020, Oluwatoyin Salau, Salau


FL Supreme Court Opinion on Gun Ban Amendment Plus Media Response

The media's response to Florida's Supreme Court not banning so-called, “Assault Weapons” is pure unmitigated butt-hurt. IMG NRA-ILA U.S.A. -(AmmoLand.com)- By now you've heard of the great victory for Florida’s law-abiding gun owners: the Florida Supreme Court agreed with our contention that the ballot summary of the “Assault Weapons” ban initiative was deceptive and would mislead voters. The ballot initiative contained deceptive language to fool Florida voters in an attempt to ban millions of...
Tags: Florida, Usa, Guns, Supreme Court, Nra, South Florida, Brady, National Shooting Sports Foundation, National Rifle Association, Florida Supreme Court, Ashley, Moody, Tallahassee, Gail, Federalist Society, TALLAHASSEE Fla


The Latest: New York Times' front page lists virus victims

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:— Sunday's New York Times devotes entire front page to list of COVID-19 victims.— Protesters gather outside California’s state capitol to rally against stay-at-home orders.— New York state records 24-hour death total under 100.___NEW YORK — The New Yo...
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The Latest: UN chief warns pandenic threatens Africa

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:— UN Secretary-General warns virus pandemic threatens Africa's progresss— Trump again says he is considering barring flights from hard-hit Brazil— WHO members OK evaluation of virus response.— Russian prime minister returns to work after bout with cor...
Tags: Asia, South Korea, Florida, News, Washington, Oregon, White House, China, Russia, Singapore, India, Africa, Toronto, Ap, Dhs, Beijing


The Latest: S.Korea reports 4 virus cases, lowest since Feb.

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:— South Korea reports four new coronavirus cases, lowest in about two months— NYPD called after overwhelmed funeral home stores bodies on ice in rented trucks— Nevada governor extends stay-at-home order to May 15, eases some restrictions— Germany experts s...
Tags: South Korea, Europe, Utah, Florida, New York, London, News, California, Washington, La, White House, China, Germany, Russia, Berlin, New York City


The Latest: Crowded NYC funeral home ices bodies in trucks

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:— NYPD called after overwhelmed funeral home stores bodies on ice in rented trucks— Nevada governor extends stay-at-home order to May 15, eases some restrictions— Germany experts say vaccine, herd immunity vital.— US to let federal social distancing guidel...
Tags: Europe, Utah, Florida, New York, London, News, California, Washington, La, White House, China, Germany, Russia, Berlin, New York City, US


The Latest: India announces easing of lockdown restrictions

The Latest on the coronavirus pandemic. The new coronavirus causes mild or moderate symptoms for most people. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness or death.TOP OF THE HOUR:— Navy recommends reinstatement of fired carrier captain.—China says no new deaths from virus for 10th straight day—South Korea reports only 10 new cases of virus and no new deathsNEW DELHI — India announces easing of a stringent lockdown for 1.3 billion p...
Tags: South Korea, Florida, News, Minnesota, Justice, Navy, Washington, France, China, Russia, India, West Virginia, Rome, Beijing, Paris, Italy


Florida among slowest states to process unemployment claims

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — As unemployment surged during the early weeks of the coronavirus outbreak in the U.S., Florida ranked at or near the bottom of all states in its speed of processing those claims, federal data shows.The state is already among the most inhospitable places to be unemployed, and the economic downturn has only added to the misery. Now Florida finds itself frantically trying to catch up as it lags behind other large states and neighbours in the South.According to an Associated Pres...
Tags: Florida, New York, Texas, News, Mississippi, California, South Dakota, Arizona, Delta, Miami, Michigan, Associated Press, Jupiter, North Carolina, Rhode Island, South Florida


Inman to launch a new editorial focus on luxury real estate

Tallahassee, Fla. (April 8, 2020) - Inman Group® announced the creation of a new editorial focus called Luxury Lens. The newsletter will launch on May 1, 2020. This weekly email newsletter will be devoted to the world of luxury real estate.
Tags: Real Estate, Radio, Luxury, Realm, Agent, Inman, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Brokerage, Inman News, Lockhart Steele, High-End Real Estate, Inman Group, Julie Faupel, Josh Albertson, Luxury Beat, Luxury Lens


‘We Are Not a Hospital’: A Prison Braces for the Coronavirus

In places where social distancing is impossible and medical care strained, bars won’t stop the infection’s spread.
Tags: News, United States, Epidemics, Federal Bureau of Prisons, Prisons and Prisoners, Quarantines, Tallahassee (Fla, Protective Clothing and Gear, Coronavirus (2019-nCoV


Florida Doctor Bilked $26 Million From Health Insurers, Officials Say

Dr. Moses deGraft-Johnson, who told investigators he wanted to one day become president of Ghana, sent nearly $2 million to people or entities there, court records show.
Tags: Florida, News, Medicare, Ghana, Health Insurance and Managed Care, Frauds and Swindling, Tallahassee (Fla, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Florida, Moses deGraft Johnson


Whicker: Life on golf’s fringes – ‘Every day is a grind.’

SAN DIEGO — On Saturday, Willie Mack and Kamaiu Johnson and the rest of the Advocates Pro Golf Association Tour will play on Torrey Pines’ North Course. Tiger Woods, Rory McIlroy & Co. will play on Torrey Pines South. Some holes will separate them by just a few yards. That’s tantalizing and maybe a little cruel, considering their worlds are, well, worlds apart. “The last sponsor I had was five years ago,” Mack said. “I’ve been doing OK lately. But if I break even for the year, that’s good.” Mack...
Tags: New York, Sports, Nike, Sport, Soccer, Tiger Woods, Pga Tour, San Diego, Marriott, Long Beach, Michigan, Johnson, Orlando, Nestle, Flint, Mack


Mark the New GM Hummer Revival as Model

The Hummer brand, the descendant name of the Gulf War-era Humvee, will apparently “relaunch” in 2022, with a planned Super Bowl commercial, according to The Wall Street Journal. It will be electric, and a new model for GMC. Early reports did not have it as a revival of the Hummer make, only a revival of the name as a car model. The ad will reportedly feature LeBron James. Hummer began as a civilian version of the High Mobility Multipurpose Wheeled Vehicle, or Humvee, made by AM General. That veh...
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Inman announces the first round of Startup Alley companies for ICNY20

Tallahassee, Fla. (Jan. 9, 2020) - Inman Group® announced five companies no more than two years old that will be part of Startup Alley at Inman Connect in New York, Jan. 28 - 31, 2020.
Tags: Real Estate, New York, Events, Startup, Radio, Startup Alley, Start Up, Inman, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Inman Connect, ICNY, Real Estate Connect, Inman Group, Brokerassist, Photo Perfect, Rephyr


Woolfolk scores 25, No. 8 FSU beats St. John’s, goes to 10-0

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Nausia Woolfolk scored a season-high 25 points, Kiah Gillespie had 13 points and 13 rebounds and No. 8 Florida State held off St. John’s 74-70 on Sunday. Nicki Ekhomu had 10 points for the Seminoles (10-0), who used an 18-2 run in the second quarter to take the lead and stayed […]
Tags: News, Sports, Ap, Florida State, St John, Seminoles, TALLAHASSEE Fla, FSU, Woolfolk, Nausia Woolfolk, Kiah Gillespie, Nicki Ekhomu


Florida State RB Akers to enter draft, won’t play in bowl

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Junior running back Cam Akers of Florida State will enter the 2020 NFL draft and won’t play in the Seminoles’ Sun Bowl game on Dec. 31 against Arizona State. Akers, who ran for 1,144 yards and 14 touchdowns this season, made the announcement on Twitter on Saturday as the Seminoles began […]
Tags: News, Sports, NFL, Ap, Florida State, Arizona State, Seminoles, TALLAHASSEE Fla, Akers, Cam Akers


In Florida and elsewhere, GOP pressured over climate change

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Since taking office in January, Florida’s Republican governor has appointed a science officer, established a climate change czar and pledged to spend billions of dollars to restore the Everglades and combat the pollutants that spawn blue-green algae and red tides. A top Republican lawmaker in the state, meanwhile, recently stood on […]
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