Gov. Ron DeSantis (R) said the legislation is necessary to shore up public faith in elections. Critics said the restrictions on mail voting will make it harder for many Floridians to cast their ballots.
The pandemic was creating a new set of winners and losers, and multifamily housing offered what some analysts consider a smart buy for property flippers. It didn’t take Patricia Mendoza long to see that her struggles were someone else’s opportunity. And she was the only thing between it and her two children.
CDC Director Rochelle Walensky said Americans could have a road map out of the pandemic — so long as they get vaccinated and keep up mitigation strategies until a “critical mass of people” get the shots.
French reenactors dressed as Imperial Army soldiers leave a ceremony honoring Napoleon Bonaparte on the bicentenary of his death at the Hôtel National des Invalides in Paris on Wednesday. (EPA-EFE/Shutterstock)
The Labor Department reported 498,000 initial unemployment filings, marking the fourth week of declines as loosening business restrictions and growing vaccination numbers pull more people back into the labor market.