"Floridians have been, are, and will remain free to choose what's best for themselves and their families," DeSantis said.
"Based on our port agreement with San Juan, unvaccinated guests will have to remain on board during our visits there," Carnival Cruises announced to guests.
"What's extraordinary is the speed at which we are currently seeing new cases. The slope is pretty steep, and we haven't seen the end of it," said Dr. Vincent Hsu.
"It's not healthy for these students to be sitting there all day, 6-year-old kids in kindergarten covered in masks," Florida Governor Ron DeSantis said.
"Even I can admit that Donald Trump has an obnoxious arrogance about him that rubs some people the wrong way," the adult film actress told Newsweek.
The Republican governor didn't impose a statewide mask mandate in Florida and recently lifted local restrictions.
"It's a bit like being on the Titanic and offering a life vest and having them refuse to take them," Whitman said. "It's mind-boggling."
The lawsuit alleges that the withdrawal of federal benefits was for "purely partisan and political purposes."
Crist, a Democratic gubernatorial hopeful, accused DeSantis, a Republican, of neglecting Florida and treating the state like a "stepping stone" for a potential presidential bid.
Negative reactions to the Florida GOP governor's vaccine push among vaccine-resistant individuals and new polling data suggests that it could be too late to change the minds of those who refuse to get the shot.
The former national security advisor accused the prominent Republicans of "trying to be politically correct."
Texas' comptroller encouraged people to buy Texas-made Blue Bell ice cream rather than "overpriced, stuck-up stuff made by a foreign-owned company started in Vermont."
"We want kids to be able to be kids," DeSantis said. "We need them to be able to breathe. It's terribly uncomfortable for them to do it."
More conservatives are endorsing vaccines as Republicans and white conservatives are the demographics most opposed to getting vaccinated.
"I get a little bit frustrated by jurisdictions that are saying even if you're healthy and vaccinated you must wear a mask," DeSantis said Wednesday.
"[Cuban refugees] have a hundred-times stronger case for political persecution leaving a communist dictatorship than the other migrants who are coming across the border," Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis told Fox News.
In April, the state of Florida sued the CDC, saying that Congress had never granted it the authority to regulate health and safety standards on cruise ships.
Michelle Leete was seen in a widely shared video recorded Thursday in which she told "STOP CRT" counter-protesters that any parent in the district who opposes critical race theory is "anti-diversity" and "anti-children."
The Florida governor was criticized online this week after it emerged that he sold merchandise mocking Fauci and coronavirus restrictions on his website.
Increasing economic and cultural exchange with the United States is the clearest path to reform, and is something Washington can clearly make a reality.
The Republican governor is selling items emblazoned with slogans like "Don't Fauci My Florida" on his official website.
Ron DeSantis spoke about the proposed project during a roundtable discussion he held with other Florida-based Republican lawmakers.
Officials say more fish have been collected in the past 24 hours than in the last week.
Florida's plan to use COVID-19 relief funding to provide $1,000 bonuses to nearly 180,000 educators could be at risk, after the Biden administration warned the proposal falls outside of the scope of how the money is supposed to be used.
Miami-Dade County Commissioner René Garcia called Biden and DeSantis "strong leaders."
The death toll from the partial collapse of a residential building in Surfside, Florida has now reached 24.
"The [veto] letter left me deeply confused of whether the governor's team actually understood what this bill really did," Senator Jeff Brandes said in response.
The death toll stands at 18, while another 145 people remain unaccounted for.
A 13-year-old transgender girl sued Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over a law that will prevent transgender girls from competing in girls sports at public schools.
Jenner has branded herself as the anti-Newsom in her bid for California governor and called the state's restrictions "draconian."