Frustration as Biden, Congress allow eviction ban to expire

Anger and frustration mounted as President Joe Biden showed no signs of reversing plans to allow a nationwide eviction moratorium to expire at midnight Saturday — one Democratic lawmaker even camping outside the Capitol in protest as millions of Americans were about to be forced from their homes. What You Need To Know President Biden showed no […]

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Orange County landlord says he won’t evict tenants if moratorium expires

The nationwide moratorium on evictions is set to expire at midnight, and that could have a major impact on many Central Floridians still struggling to pay rent. The moratorium protected some tenants impacted by the pandemic from being evicted. Related Coverage Vincent Seay, a landlord for eight tenants at properties in Paramore and Richmond Heights, said even if the moratorium […]

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Florida has distributed only 2% of federal funds provided to help renters

TAMPA, Fla.  — The state of Florida has distributed only 2% of the $870 million in federal funds it has received so far to keep renters in their homes during the COVID-19 pandemic by paying their landlords, even though a nationwide eviction moratorium is ending on Sunday. What You Need To Know Florida has given […]

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Florida breaks record with more than 21,000 new COVID cases

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. (AP) — Florida has reported 21,683 new cases of COVID-19, the state’s highest one-day total since the start of the pandemic, according to federal health data released Saturday. Related Coverage The state has become the new national epicenter for the virus, accounting for around a fifth of all new cases in the […]

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Evictions loom after Biden and Congress fail to extend ban

A nationwide eviction moratorium is set to expire Saturday night after President Joe Biden and Democrats in Congress worked furiously but ultimately failed to align on a long-shot strategy to prevent millions of Americans from being forced from their homes during a COVID-19 surge. What You Need To Know President Biden and congressional Democrats failed to reach […]

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Florida has distributed only 2% of federal funds provided to help renters

TAMPA, Fla.  — The state of Florida has distributed only 2% of the $870 million in federal funds it has received so far to keep renters in their homes during the COVID-19 pandemic by paying their landlords, even though a nationwide eviction moratorium is ending on Sunday. What You Need To Know Florida has given […]

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Carnival’s Mardi Gras to sail from Port Canaveral this evening

BREVARD COUNTY, Fla. – After nearly a year and a half of being suspended due to the pandemic, the cruise industry is making a resurgence along the Space Coast. What You Need To Know Carnival Mardi Gras sets sail July 31 at 6 p.m. The first paid cruise from Port Canaveral comes amid spiking COVID-19 cases […]

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Evictions loom after Biden and Congress fail to extend ban

A nationwide eviction moratorium is set to expire Saturday night after President Joe Biden and Democrats in Congress worked furiously but ultimately failed to align on a long-shot strategy to prevent millions of Americans from being forced from their homes during a COVID-19 surge. What You Need To Know President Biden and congressional Democrats failed to reach […]

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