Category: Brevard Politics

President Trump Extends ‘Social Distancing’ Guidelines to April 30, Peak Death Rate ‘Likely in Two Weeks’

Speaking at a contentious White House coronavirus news briefing on Sunday that involved testy standoffs with multiple reporters, President Trump declared that “the peak in death rate” in the coronavirus pandemic “is likely to hit in two weeks,” and said the federal government will be extending its social-distancing guidelines through April 30. […]

WATCH: U.S. Senate Passes Historic $2 Trillion Coronavirus Stimulus Compromise Package

The Senate passed a massive $2 trillion coronavirus stimulus compromise package just before midnight on Wednesday, ending days of deadlock and sending the bill to the House of Representatives, where House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has said there will soon be a “good debate on the floor” over the historic measure to bring relief to individuals, small businesses, and larger corporations. […]

‘We Have A Deal’ – White House, Senate Reach Deal on Historic $2 Trillion Coronavirus Relief Package

The White House and Senate leaders reached a breakthrough deal shortly after midnight Wednesday on a massive and historic $2 trillion coronavirus relief package for workers and businesses, Fox News has confirmed, capping off days of heated negotiations that had nearly been derailed by last-minute demands from House Democrats. […]

Brevard Commission Chair Bryan Lober: ‘Allow Court to Decide Without Theatrics and Political Posturing’

As most everyone now knows, Clerk of Court Scott Ellis’ office sued the Brevard County Board of County Commissioners over the County Commission’s funding increase to the Brevard County Sheriff’s Office.