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Capitol Update is a weekly review of state government. Topics this week include:
- Governor Ron DeSantis declares a state of emergency for east coast counties ahead of Hurricane Isaias.
- Correctional officers and inmates experience major outbreaks as the Coronavirus continues to spread.
- Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried warned Floridians that unsolicited packets of seeds that appear to be shipped from China are showing up in mailboxes around the state.