Michael Gonzalez

WJCT NEWS INTERN - SPRING 2021

Michael Gonzalez is joining WJCT News as a spring intern from Jacksonville University.

On this week’s Friday Media Roundtable, we discussed some of the top stories in Northeast Florida, including:

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Gov. Ron DeSantis has focused on vaccinating Florida’s seniors, but on Tuesday, DeSantis announced he will expand the vaccination’s eligibility requirements to include teachers and law enforcement officers ages 50 and up.

LYNNE SLADKY / ASSOCIATED PRESS

A new mass COVID-19 vaccination center is scheduled to open up in Jacksonville’s Northside in March.

Jacksonville's City Hall
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On this week’s Friday Media Roundtable, we discussed some of the top stories in Northeast Florida, including:

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How should Jacksonville best develop its underutilized riverfront?

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A new and more infectious strain of COVID 19 is spreading through the state with one confirmed case in Duval County.

MATT SLOCUM / ASSOCIATED PRESS

On this week’s Friday Media Roundtable, we discussed some of the top stories in Northeast Florida, including:

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As the second impeachment trial for former President Donald Trump entered its second day Tuesday, Florida’s congressional delegation stands against it. 

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President Joe Biden has signed three excutive orders that he said would lead to a more "fair, orderly, humane" immigration system.

LYNNE SLADKY / ASSOCIATED PRESS

On this week’s Friday Media Roundtable, we discussed some of the top stories in Northeast Florida, including:

THE OFFICE OF FLORIDA GOVERNOR RON DESANTIS

Wednesday we took a closer look at the controversy surrounding the state’s COVID-19 vaccination program with Publix.

AG Gancarski of Florida Politics and Tim Gibbons, Editor in Chief of the Jacksonville Business Journal, joined us to discuss the program and how it might impact the grocer’s bottom line.

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The Bolles School is discontinuing part of its racial literacy curriculum

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On this week’s Friday Media Roundtable, we discussed some of the top stories in Northeast Florida, including:

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Are two masks better than one?

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The pandemic has affected everyone, but it has hit some communities harder than others.

A COVID-19 vaccination is pictured being administered at St. John's Progressive Missionary Baptist Church.
Florida Department of Health

On this week’s Friday Media Roundtable, we discussed some of the top stories in Northeast Florida, including:

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As the COVID-19 vaccine continues to roll out, the demand for it is surpassed the supply at both the local and state levels.

Jacksonville Jaguars

On this week’s Friday Media Roundtable we discussed some of the top stories in Northeast  Florida, including: