State Rep. Nicholas Duran

FL lawmakers, advocates urge residents to sign up for Obamacare soon

BY: - August 10, 2021

With the COVID-19 pandemic continuing to pose a threat, state lawmakers and nonprofit leaders on Tuesday underscored the importance of Floridians to take advantage of the extended enrollment period for the Affordable Care Act under the Biden administration. The deadline for people to enroll through the extension is August 15, part of the Biden administration’s […]

With COVID-19 vaccine goal faltering, White House, other groups, redouble efforts to vaccinate Americans

BY: - June 23, 2021

First Lady Jill Biden is scheduled to visit COVID-19 vaccine sites in the Orlando area and Tampa on Thursday, part of a nationwide tour to reach Americans who haven’t been vaccinated yet. She’s expected to visit a drive-through vaccine site at Osceola Community Health Services in Kissimmee, and later attend a vaccination event in Tampa, […]

With state officials mum, Floridians aren’t being told about a public health threat: A troubling new COVID strain

BY: - January 15, 2021

On New Year’s Eve, a more contagious strain of COVID-19 that first appeared in the United Kingdom emerged in Florida, with the state health department tweeting information on Florida’s first case. That one case – a young man in his 20s in Martin County – has now jumped to 22 cases as of Thursday, the […]