His state in disaster, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis stays centered on barring native masks and vaccine necessities.

Within the information right this moment: There’s now affirmation that former U.S. lawyer Byung Pak resigned his put up after refusing to associate with Trump group calls for that supported Trump’s claims of election “fraud” in Georgia. Trump additionally meant to fireside and substitute the performing U.S. lawyer normal for not supporting the scheme. Republicans lawmakers are once more threatening to carry the nation’s funds hostage slightly than conform to a rise of the “debt ceiling.” And sure, that is throughout a nationwide pandemic.

Within the meantime, that Republican state-led pandemic surge solely continues to worsen, and the governors chargeable for the brand new surge aren’t backing down of their calls for that their states take no explicit precautions.

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