TAMPA, Fla. – Vice President Mike Pence traveled to Tampa on Thursday to meet with Gov. Ron DeSantis and discuss Florida’s effort in limiting the spread of COVID-19.
As of July 1, the department of health has reported more than 158,000 cases of COVID-19 in the state.
The DOH said more than 14,800 people have been hospitalized with COVID-19 and the state has reported 3,650 COVID-19 deaths.
More than 49,000 people have tested positive for coronavirus in the past seven days, according to the DOH.