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Home Prices Appear to be Settling in the West But Rising on East Coast,...

The frenzied housing market appears to be cooling in many Western U.S. markets, even as prices continue to rise nearly unabated in the Eastern part of the country, according to a new study by...
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Al Lawson: Colleges and Universities in North Florida Getting $255 Million From Federal Stimulus

“At least half of the funding each institution receives will be issued directly to students in the form of emergency financial grants to help pay for course materials, housing, food, health care, childcare and other essentials,” Lawson’s office noted.

Jimmy Patronis Launches Holiday Money Hunt to Get Unclaimed Property Back to Floridians

“Currently, Florida has $2 billion in Unclaimed Property and CFO Patronis is on a mission to return every last cent back to its rightful owners. Since CFO Patronis took office in 2017, he has returned more than $1 billion back to Floridians,” the state CFO’s office noted this week. 
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Florida Voters Consider Minimum Wage Increase, Top Two-Primary Amendments

The proposed amendments need to garner 60 percent support to be added to the state constitution. Some polls released this week show Amendment 2 is losing traction but still clears that threshold while Amendment 3 does not. 
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Joe Biden, Donald Trump Running Neck and Neck in Florida

That’s what a new poll from Florida Atlantic University (FAU) shows and the Sunshine State could be the key to the entire election. 
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Jimmy Patronis: CFO’s Office Returned $28 Million in Unclaimed Property in September

Since Patronis took office in 2017 more than $1 billion has been returned to Floridians in Unclaimed Property.

Jimmy Patronis: New Record for Returning Unclaimed Property to Floridians Set in July

On Tuesday, Patronis said that the Division of Unclaimed Property returned almost $43 million to Floridians last month, a new record for the office. Patronis noted that more than $151 million has been returned to Floridians during the coronavirus pandemic.
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Jimmy Patronis: $1 Billion Has Been Returned to Floridians in Unclaimed Property Since 2017

On Monday, state Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis announced a record-breaking $1 billion has been returned to Floridians in unclaimed property since he took office in 2017.
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Jimmy Patronis Plans to Take on Frivolous Lawsuits in the Next Legislative Session

The CFO’s office noted Patronis “is working with stakeholders to craft legislation that will head-off frivolous lawsuits in order to protect Florida’s economy and get Florida back to work.”

Florida’s a Jump Ball on Presidential Election and Impeachment

Florida--the ultimate swing state in American politics--looks as competitive as ever according to a new poll from Florida Atlantic University (FAU).
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Jimmy Patronis Taps New Chief of Staff

Florida’s Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis named Peter Penrod as chief of staff on Monday.
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Daren Goldin: Worried About Climate Change? Go Solar Now.

Florida Atlantic University’s (FAU) recent survey revealed climate change has 68 percent of Floridians “concerned about the well-being of future generations in Florida.”
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