That brings the total cases in
The new cases span a broad age range, from a 17-year-old Cuban in
The majority of the new cases are in
Signs point to a rapidly escalating health threat in the state.
A series of steps have been taken in recent days to contain the virus in
Daily life in
Spurred on by the
DeSantis has advised local governments and private entities against large gatherings. The federal
Other disruptions range from
"I think this is something that we will be able to get through," DeSantis said Friday. "We are going to have to do this for the foreseeable future, but it is something that I think the people of
DeSantis has declared a state of emergency in
The governor also has been pushing to get more virus test kits in the state. On Friday DeSantis said
The potential for the outbreak to severely strain
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