State of emergency in Florida ahead of Hurricane Irma


Florida Governor Rick Scott (R) declared a state of emergency on Monday evening in every county in the state in preparation for Hurricane Irma, which was upgraded earlier to a Category 4 storm. Scott’s order notes that the National Hurricane Center predicts the storm will be a “major hurricane located somewhere north of Cuba and south…

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