Google announced last week that it will pull ads and monetized activities on its sites, including YouTube, that deny climate change--and a key congresswoman from the Sunshine State is applauding the move. “Working closely with outside experts, we regularly review...
Last week, state Agriculture Commissioner Nikki Fried and the Florida Department of Agriculture and Consumer Services (FDACS) provided formal public comment at the Florida Department of Environmental Protection’s public meeting on the draft Underground Injection Control Class I Injection...
This week, Florida TaxWatch (FTW) released “Who Knows What? An Independent Analysis of the Potential Effects of Consumer Data Privacy Legislation in Florida.” Building on a previous FTW briefing, the report examines experience data from existing consumer data privacy laws...
This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., weighed in after the U.S. Senate passed the “Manufacturing.gov Act” without opposition. U.S. Sen. Gary Peters, D-Mich., introduced the bill at the end of March with Rubio and U.S. Sen. Todd Young, R-Ind.,...
The Florida Ports Council called on shipping companies to look to the Sunshine State for solutions as ports across the nation, especially in California, are seeing record backlogs. In recent days, more than 60 cargo ships have been stuck in...
Two congressional representatives from North Florida--U.S. Reps. Kat Cammack, R-Fla., and Al Lawson, D-Fla.--led members of the Sunshine State’s delegation in sending a letter to U.S. Agriculture Sec. Tom Vilsack pointing out “inequities facing Florida dairies under the current...
While gas prices across Florida fell slightly last week, AAA warned that they could increase again as crude oil prices rise. The average gallon of gas in Florida cost $3.05 at the start of the week, down two cents from...