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Capitol Update is daily review of state government during the Legislative Session. Today’s topics include:
- On the first day of the 2020 Legislative session, Governor Ron DeSantis delivered his state of the state address, saying the state of Florida is successful.
- House Speaker Jose Oliva called the health care industry “robber barons” and said getting health costs under control is his top priority for session.
- Senate President Bill Galvano called on lawmakers in both chambers and both parties to work together with decorum and stability.