On Tuesday, DeSantis threatened to pull the liquor license of any business failing to follow the guidelines, saying, according to the Tampa Bay Times: “If you go in and it’s just like mayhem, like Dance Party USA and it’s packed to the rafters, that’s just cut and dry. That’s not just an innocent mistake.”


According to the Washington Post, the average number of covid-19 cases in Florida is up 77 percent from a week ago and 526 percent from Memorial Day. For nearly three weeks now, Florida has continuously hit a new average high.