Thursday, December 13, 2018
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. 
On Friday, Dunn unveiled the “Hurricane Michael Tax Relief Act” to help Floridians still recovering from last month’s hurricane. 
Even as Florida enters the busiest travel period of the year, gas prices continue to drop in Florida, a study from AAA shows. 
Florida Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.64 million jobs since December 2010, including 21,200 private-sector jobs in October. Over the past year, 241,500 new private-sector jobs were created in Florida. Florida’s annual job growth...
The Florida Petroleum Council released a study towards the end of last week showing the Sunshine State’s economy would see an additional $2.5 billion in revenue over 20 years through offshore leasing in the Atlantic Outer Continental Shelf (OCS) and the eastern part of the Gulf of Mexico. 
On Friday, AAA released its Consumer Pulse Survey which showed that half of those surveyed--50 percent--of Floridians plan to spend Black Friday shopping while 45 percent plan to shop online come Cyber Monday. Almost a quarter of Floridians--22 percent--plan to shop on Thanksgiving on Thursday.
Farmers in the Sunshine State insist that cheap competition from Mexico is hurting agriculture across Florida, even taking the matter to the International Trade Commission (ITC) this week.