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Florida Ports Council Honors State Rep. Chip LaMarca

This week, the Florida Ports Council announced that state Rep. Chip LaMarca, R-Lighthouse Point, has been awarded its 2022 Seaport Champion Award for his leadership and commitment to Florida’s seaports. The Florida Ports Council noted...

Jimmy Patronis, Francis Suarez Highlight How Urban Search & Rescue Task Forces Help in...

On Wednesday, the first day of the 2022 Atlantic Hurricane Season, at an event in Miami, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and State Fire Marshal Jimmy Patronis was joined by members of Urban Search...

Chip LaMarca Wants to Expand Access to Florida KidCare

On Monday, state Rep. Chip LaMarca, R-Lighthouse Point, showcased his proposal that increases access to health care for Florida children. The bill, which LaMarca filed last week, “increases access to Florida KidCare to thousands more...

Chip LaMarca: Expanding Domestic Sports Wagering Will Help Florida Garner Revenue During Pandemic

LaMarca’s proposal will include three bills: one to implement the policy, one to implement the new license, and one to implement the new tax structure.

Chip LaMarca Files Bill to Bring Back Enterprise Florida’s Qualified Targeted Industry Tax Refund

State Sen. Joe Gruters, R-Sarasota, has introduced the Senate version of the bill.

Ray Rodrigues, Chip LaMarca Want Florida to Have Office of Resiliency, Sea Level Rise...

The legislation would set up the Office of Resiliency, which would under the governor, and establish a nine-member Sea Level Rise Task Force. State Sen. Ray Rodrigues, R-Estero, filed the legislation in the Florida Senate earlier in the month.

Ashley Moody Urges Floridians to ‘Back the Blue’ During Coronavirus Pandemic

Since COVID-19 began to spread in Florida, Moody suspended in-person events to join Floridians in stopping the spread of the coronavirus. As a result, Back the Blue Award presentations are currently suspended. However, law enforcement and Floridians continue to go to great lengths to support each other and the medical community as we all work together to end the pandemic.

Florida Ports Taking Steps to Prepare for Rising Seas, Natural Disasters

The council released the report, which includes recommendations for the ports on environmental changes and highlights their role in helping Florida recover from natural disasters, on Tuesday.

U.S. Term Limits Honors 25 State Legislators in Tallahassee

The award is given to officials who show “a steadfast commitment to restore citizen government through term limits.”

Debbie Mayfield, Chip LaMarca Bring Out Erosion Control, Sand Management Bill

“Coastal management is an integral part of preserving our pristine beaches. This legislation will ensure that our unique natural resources are properly maintained and protected for generations to come,” Mayfield said on Friday.