Saturday, September 19, 2020
AAA released a study which showed the average gallon of gas cost $2.42 a gallon on Sunday. That’s below the national average of $2.55 a gallon and a drop of four cents from a week ago.
Florida’s two U.S. senators--Republicans Marco Rubio and Rick Scott--joined fellow Republicans U.S. Sens. Marsha Blackburn of Tennessee, John Cornyn of Texas and Tom Cotton of Arkansas in writing to U.S. Transportation Sec. of Elaine Chao and Federal Aviation Administration...
In the letter, the members wrote that “CIMC-Tianda has already been found guilty of industrial espionage by a U.S. Federal District court in Houston, TX. The decision ruled that CIMC-Tianda misled a company into a transfer of its business and design information as it relates to passenger boarding bridges.
“Removing the roadbed improves the volume of water flowing south through the Everglades into Everglades National Park,” the governor’s office noted. Recently, the Florida Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) issued the required permit for the project.
On Monday, AAA released a report showing gas prices have dropped in recent days across the Sunshine State with an average price of $2.46 a gallon, down six cents from the start of last week but 16 cents more than this time last year.
According to AAA, 6.1 million residents of the Sunshine State, 300,000 more than last year, will travel for the holidays, again a record high.
Gas prices in Florida rose, on average, 11 cents a gallon on Wednesday but they are starting to drop again according to a new report from AAA.
Thibault said the directive was driven by recent train accidents across the state including a woman killed by a Brightline train and a grandmother and two children killed in an accident with an Amtrak train last month.  
State Sen. Manny Diaz, R-Hialeah, and state Rep. Bryan Avila, R-Miami Springs, have introduced a proposal to end express lanes and make sure there are no tolls on the Palmetto Expressway. If the bill passes, it will take effect on July 1, 2020. 
AAA released a study on Monday showing the average gallon of gas in Florida cost $2.43 on Sunday, up seven cents from the start of last week. The national average stood at $2.59 a gallon on Sunday.