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Florida Farm Bureau Welcomes U.S. – Mexico Negotiations on Unfair Imports

GAINESVILLE, Fla.- Florida Farm Bureau President John L. Hoblick praised the Office of the U.S. Trade Representative (USTR) on actions to address unfair trade practices in the U.S. seasonal and perishable produce sector. “The Administration’s decision to pursue negotiations with Mexico is a significant step…

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Additional $300 Per Week Florida Begins Paying Federal Lost Wages Benefits

Tallahassee, Fla. – Governor Ron DeSantis announced the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (Department) has completed the necessary technology changes to begin paying the Federal Lost Wages Assistance (LWA) program benefits to eligible Floridians. This program, authorized by President Trump’s memorandum, provides additional benefits for…

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Starting Today BayCare Resumes Limited Visitation at its Hospitals Following COVID-19 Closings

CLEARWATER, Fla., – BayCare announced that it will resume limited visitation at its hospitals starting Wednesday, September 9th, allowing most inpatients to have one visitor a day from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.  The change comes nearly five months after BayCare closed visitation in response…

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Traveling to Have Sex with a Student and Selling Adderall, Teacher Sentenced

HUNTINGTON, W.Va. – A former high school Spanish teacher from Huntington was sentenced to federal prison for traveling across state lines to have sex with one of her students and selling Adderall, announced United States Attorney Mike Stuart. Amy Adkins, 30, was sentenced to five years…

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