The study found Uber’s activities support $1 billion of gross domestic product in Florida and adds $134 million to the state’s economy.
Mark Jenkins, a spokesman for AAA and the Auto Club Group, said prices across the nation are starting to dip due to a slight drop in oil prices though he warned that drivers should continue to expect to see some volatility when it comes to gas prices.
Pointing to the impact of Hurricane Irma, Nelson doubled down on his efforts to get the federal government to establish fuel reserves on both the east and west coasts of Florida.
U.S. Rep. Val Demings, Stephanie Murphy and Darren Soton released a joint statement on the matter on Friday.
With July now halfway over, Floridians can expect to see some changes in gas prices in the weeks to come, according to a report released on Monday.
The largest seaplane training airport in the country is getting some help from the federal government to ensure its runways are safer.
The bill was sent to the U.S. Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday.
With almost 40 million Americans hitting the road for the Independence Day holiday, AAA is warning they will find gas prices more than 50 cents higher than last year.
Noting that oil prices have reached the highest point in more than three years including crude oil rising $7 a barrel in the past week, AAA warned that gas prices will rise in the short run.
Gov. Rick Scott was upbeat about the news and contrasted the use of public funds to support such ventures and leaving them to the private sector.