Echoing Trump, Florida’s Leaders Worked To Cast Doubt On The State’s Death Count. Now They’re Not TalkingNew questions are being raised about an unexplained gap in death reporting in the days leading up to Election Day on Nov. 3. The pause in reporting long-backlogged deaths resulted in fewer COVID-19 deaths being reported in daily counts as Floridians headed to the polls.
The administration suppressed unfavorable facts, dispensed dangerous misinformation, dismissed public health professionals, and promoted the views of scientific dissenters who supported the governor’s approach to the disease.
The Invading Sea, a joint project of 25 editorial boards representing nearly every newspaper in Florida, received a $50,000 grant from Environmental Defense Fund for the one-year project. The money will go toward bringing business leaders into discussions on how to address what many consider the gravest threat to the state.
Former Trump Campaign Manager Brad Parscale Hospitalized After He Was Armed And Threatening To Harm Himself, Fort Lauderdale Police SayThe former campaign manager for President Trump's 2020 re-election was involuntarily hospitalized under Florida's Baker Act Sunday evening.