This week, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., introduced a bill which “would require the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) to delay its National Flood Insurance Program (NFIP) Risk Rating 2.0 rollout until September 30, 2022“ since the “delay would...
National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) Administrator Bill Nelson, who served three terms in the U.S. Senate, will appear in person to address “Florida and the Future of Space” in a luncheon speech before the Economic Club of Florida...
On Monday, state Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis announced a record-breaking $2.29 million was generated by the state's unclaimed property auction in West Palm Beach this weekend, surpassing the recent state record set this May in Miami which...
On Monday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced Terran Orbital’s decision to choose Merritt Island for the construction of its Commercial Spacecraft and Constellation Facility, bringing spacecraft manufacturing opportunities and capabilities to the state of Florida by investing more than $300...
On Monday, Florida TaxWatch (FTW) released “Beyond the Pandemic: Long-Term Changes and Challenges for Leisure and Hospitality in Florida,” the fifth installment in the taxpayer research institute’s “COVID-19 Legacy Series.” The report outlines the Leisure and Hospitality sector’s significant contributions...
On Monday, state Rep. Dan Daley, D-Coral Springs, filed a proposal to “offer a sales tax holiday on ENERGY STAR appliances and WaterSense products approved by the U.S. Department of Energy.” Daley called for the sales tax holiday to be...
As September draws to a close, gas prices have slowly dropped in Florida but are still far higher than residents of the Sunshine State are used to seeing. According to a report AAA released on Sunday, the average gallon of...