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FORT LAUDERDALE, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 13: Florida Governor Ron DeSantis announces, during a press conference at the Broward County Courthouse, that he is ordering a statewide grand jury investigation into how the Broward County’s school district and other districts in the State of Florida handle student security on February 13, 2019 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Gov. DeSantis made the announcement a day before the one-year anniversary of the Feb. 14 school shooting that left 17 dead. (Photo by Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis said Wednesday that he will issue an executive order directing residents in the state to stay at home except for essential services starting at midnight Thursday.

The order will remain in effect for 30 days.

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