By Mark Ferrulo - March 18, 2021
SB 72 and HB 7005 sponsored by Sen. Jeff Brandes (R-St. Petersburg) and Rep. Colleen Burton (R-Lakeland), let negligent nursing homes off the hook, providing liability immunity protections and severely weakening our ability to hold nursing home owners accountable for negligence that harms those in their care.
By Mark Ferrulo - March 10, 2021
I don't need to tell you the last year has been extraordinarily tough for Floridians - but serious, substantial help is finally on the way. Today, Democrats in Congress passed President Biden's American Rescue Plan - providing $1.9 trillion in badly-needed COVID relief for our state and our nation.
By Damien Filer - March 10, 2021
"As part of the American Rescue Plan, $17.3 billion will flow to the State of Florida. The question is, will Republicans in charge of state government use that money for rent relief, support for small businesses and to stop cuts to children’s health care and education or will they use it for more corporate tax cuts and giveaways?”