Sunday, February 28, 2021
Broward County elections supervisor suspended, Jacksonville councilman wants to guarantee every gang member and ex-felon a job, and is Florida ballot initiative to ban assault rifles coming in 2020?
Mark Jenkins, a spokesman for AAA and the Auto Club Group, offered some insights on why gas prices in Florida and across the nation are dropping. 
Earlier this month, U.S. Rep. Neil Dunn, R-Fla., unveiled the “Hurricane Michael Tax Relief Act” to help Floridians still recovering from last month’s hurricane which devastated the Panhandle.
Florida TaxWatch released a report on Thursday examining how other states lure film and television projects to do business in their states and what Florida can learn from them. 
Associated Industries of Florida (AIF) and FloridaMakes announced a partnership “for mutual cooperation, leveraging each other’s programs and services to create impact and benefit manufacturers, suppliers and innovative enterprises across the state.”
On Wednesday, incoming Gov. Ron DeSantis announced the names of more than 45 advisors who will serve on his Transition Advisory Committee on the Economy. 
The Corps released its plan on Wednesday which included $4 million to help Port Panama City’s dredging projects. 
Mark Jenkins, a spokesman for AAA and the Auto Club Group, said he expected prices to drop into December. 
Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer insists these grants to small businesses to improve their building’ appearances are good investments.
Republicans have controlled the Legislature in Tallahassee and the Governor’s Mansion for two decades but the state Senate has often, especially in recent years, proven to be a challenge for conservatives on everything from budgetary matters to Second Amendment issues.