Episode 168



May 19th, 2020

22 mins 5 secs

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About this Episode

Gov. Ron DeSantis holds his latest COVID-19 update next to a busy highway in Orlando, which got some special attention because of the pandemic. Good news if use I- 4 on a regular basis. If you don’t, well, consider yourself lucky.

Also, on today’s Sunrise:

— Another day, another round of questions for the Governor about the state of Florida’s unemployment compensation system. DeSantis is starting to take umbrage, snapping at reporters who ask them.

— Broward and Miami Dade were the last counties in Florida to enter the reopening Phase One; there have been a couple of hiccups. The Mayors of Miami and Broward County talk about their progress and plans.

— While most of us are focusing on coronavirus, Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried says don't forget about wildfire. Fried travels to Collier County to checks out a blaze that has blacked almost 9,000 acres.

— Checking in with Florida Man, who wore a top (but no pants) at a pool in Naples.