On September 2, 2020, Representative Dane Eagle was appointed as the new Executive Director of the Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), following Ken Lawson’s resignation on Monday. Governor DeSantis, along with Visit Florida CEO Dana Young, announced a new marketing campaigned aimed at encouraging in-state travel by Florida residents.
Florida Department of Health COVID-19 Dashboard
Total cases: 633,442
Resident hospitalizations: 39,158
Resident deaths: 11,501
Non-resident deaths: 150
Total tests: 4,700,822
Overall percent positive: 13.48%