Florida’s state Board of Education banned “critical race theory” from public school classrooms on Thursday, adopting new rules it said would shield schoolchildren from curricula that could “distort historical events.”
The Panama City Commission has approved Nova Engineering to perform a hurricane simulator test on the building. This test will recreate the exact weather conditions the building experienced during the storm.
Three Florida men and one Alabama man were arrested for crimes related to the breach of the U.S. Capitol on Jan. 6, which disrupted a joint session of the U.S. Congress in the process of ascertaining and counting the electoral votes related to the presidential election.
Florida Agriculture Secretary Nikki Fried, the state’s highest ranking elected Democrat and constant critic of Republican Gov. Ron DeSantis, officially launched her bid for governor in 2022 on Tuesday.