Thursday, August 22, 2019
On Tuesday, Gov. Ron DeSantis called the new direct flight another victory for the state of Florida resulting from his recent trip to Israel. The flights are already underway--now the governor hopes they will fill up.
While gas prices in Florida rose more than a dime a gallon last week, AAA expects them to lower now that Independence Day is in the rearview mirror.
With 2.3 million Floridians traveling for the Independence Day holiday with 2 million of them planning to hit the highways, the Florida Highway Patrol (FHP) plans to be busy in the days to come.
With tensions rising with Iran, crude oil prices on the rise and 2.6 million Floridians ready to travel for the Independence Day holiday, AAA expects gas prices to continue to increase throughout the Sunshine State.
“Through the RFS, the government created and subsidized a false market for ethanol fuels that is hurting Americans."
Spano successfully added an amendment to the Transportation and Housing and Urban Development Appropriations Bill adding $8 million to the Office of Commercial Space Transportation.
AAA released a study on Tuesday showing 48.9 million Americans will travel 50 or more miles for the Independence Day weekend with Orlando as the top travel destination in the nation.
A new report by AAA shows around 15 million Americans are high on marijuana while they are behind the wheel. The report also shows those drivers are most likely to be involved in a crash.
Buchanan said on Friday the FAA was sending $3.6 million to SRQ for a drainage and water management system improvement project.
While gas prices are the lowest they have been in Florida for four months, AAA expects prices at the pump to start going up again this week thanks in large part to a surge in crude oil prices which increased almost $5 a barrel last week.