Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis announced the state is filing a lawsuit against the Biden administration to allow cruise ships to resume sailing immediately, roughly a year after the industry was forced to shut down in response to the first wave of the coronavirus pandemic.
“The CDC has locked down this industry for over a year. This is not reasonable. This is not rational,” DeSantis said Thursday at the Port of Miami. “We don’t believe the federal government has the right to mothball a major industry for over a year based on very little evidence and very little data.”
Florida is the cruise capital