Thu 18 Jan' 18
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Orlando lawmakers want increased protections for reproductive health clinics

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Two Orlando lawmakers called Wednesday for passage of legislation that would increase penalties for people who threaten and intimidate women who use reproductive-health clinics or providers who work at the clinics. At a news conference in Tallahassee, Rep. Amy Mercado, D-Orlando, said women have to worry about their personal safety when going to the clinics. […]

Thu 4 Jan' 18
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Lack of Housing in Central Florida for Puerto Rican Evacuees

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More than 100 days after Hurricane Maria’s apocalyptic winds tore through Puerto Rico leaving floods, collapsed houses and bodies in its wake, the island remains shrouded in darkness. Half of 3.4 million U.S. citizens on the American territory are living without power three months after Maria made landfall on Sept. 20 – and many will […]

Wed 3 Jan' 18
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Central Florida Lawmakers are frustrated over the lack of housing as Puerto Rican evacuees arrive in Orlando daily

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More than 100 days after Hurricane Maria’s apocalyptic winds tore through Puerto Rico leaving floods, collapsed houses and bodies in its wake, the island remains shrouded in darkness. Half of the 3.4 million U.S. citizens in the American territory are living without power, three months after Maria made landfall on Sept. 20 and destroyed the […]

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