Tuesday, February 25, 2020
This season will apply to those fishing from private recreational vessels in Gulf state and federal waters, and to charter vessels that do not have a federal reef fish permit and are limited to fishing in state waters only.
Jimmy Patronis addressed the Career Source Florida Leaders Policy Forum where he discussed the importance of growing Financial Technology’s (FinTech) footprint in Florida.
Good Business Colorado is hoping to make inroads in Florida by focusing on the rights of LGBTQ workers in the Sunshine State.
From the deregulation of professions and occupations to political gerrymandering in the Sunshine State, here's a look at those that made "the list."
Last week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., a member of the U.S. Senate Foreign Relations Committee, brought back a proposal to have some organizations register as foreign agents. Rubio reintroduced the “Foreign Influence Transparency Act” which would require organizations, such...
The SBA’s request is a nearly 35 percent reduction from their current congressionally authorized budget. “This new budget process stifles their ability to properly budget and ultimately limits the services SBDCs can provide to America’s entrepreneurs,” Rubio’s office claimed.
At the end of December, the U.S. Senate passed Rubio’s version of the bill, which has presidential hopeful U.S Sen. Amy Klobuchar, D-Minn., as the main cosponsor, without opposition. Dunn was able to get his version, which had U.S. Rep. Michael Waltz, R-Fla., as a cosponsor, through the House at the end of last month without opposition.
The rule will limit the ability for small businesses to access needed capital from SBA’s lending programs. 
In 2017, Rubio wrote a letter to Lighthizer urging him to consider digital trade, predictability in cross-border transactions, and intellectual property protections for small businesses. All of these critical provisions are included in USMCA’s first-ever small business chapter.
With bills from state Sen. Manny Diaz, R-Hialeah Gardens, and state Reps. Jason Fischer, R-Jacksonville and state Rep. Mike La Rosa, R-St. Cloud, giving the state more authority on the matter, a fierce debate is taking on whether vacation-rentals and other short-term rentals should be regulated at the local level or state levels.