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Local Republicans in Florida Go After One of Their Own in State Rep. Randy...
Fine, who has run on the mantle of being a conservative Republican, faces a primary challenge from Marcy Adkins on Tuesday.
Florida Chamber of Commerce Launches Safety Council
The Florida Chamber of Commerce announced on Monday that it was creating a statewide Safety Council that will unify businesses in making Florida the safest state in the country. An incubator for research, leadership and...
Business, Medical Groups Ask Ron DeSantis for Executive Order Protecting Healthcare Providers from Frivolous...
The groups asked DeSantis to issue an executive order on the matter and provided him with a model he could use.
Florida Delegation Cheers Donald Trump Signing USMCA Into Law
U.S. Rep. Ted Yoho, R-Fla., who announced earlier that month that he was going to stick to a campaign promise and not run again in 2020, was the only member of the Florida delegation to vote against the bill.
Florida is Against Impeachment, Backs Trump Over Top Democrats, According to New Poll
The poll has Trump ahead of former Vice President Joe Biden 49 percent to 45 percent. Trump leads former New York City Mayor Mike Bloomberg 49 percent to 44 percent.
Ron DeSantis in Great Shape According to New Poll From the Florida Chamber of...
More than two-thirds of those surveyed--68 percent--approve of DeSantis who just started his second year in Tallahassee. Only 18 percent of those surveyed disapprove of him while 14 percent are not sure.
Florida Chamber of Commerce Champions its Agenda in Tallahassee
“The Florida Chamber’s annual jobs and competitiveness agenda – the Florida Business Agenda – is a set of priorities that will help grow private-sector jobs, continue to create economic opportunity in Florida and further diversify our economy,” said Charles Caulkins, a partner at Fisher Phillips and the chairman of the Florida Chamber.
Florida Talent Development Council Ready to Start Efforts to Improve State’s Workforce
Gov. Ron DeSantis and the state government are looking to ensure Florida’s workforce will be well-positioned in the years to come.
Florida Has One of the Worst Lawsuit Climates in the Nation, Study Shows
On Wednesday, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce’s Institute for Legal Reform (ILR) released a study placing Florida 46th out of 50 states when it comes to lawsuit climate and placing Miami as one of the ten worst jurisdictions in the nation. ILR showcases its annual “Lawsuit Climate Survey: Ranking the States” which was conducted by the Harris Poll.
Leaders of Florida’s Business, Healthcare Communities Want State to Get Ready for Hurricane Dorian
On Wednesday, the Florida Chamber of Commerce activated its Hurricane Center which it defined as “a one-stop storm preparation center for families, businesses and visitors.”
Florida Chamber President: Offshore Drilling a Threat to State’s Defense Industry
A prominent leader of the business community in Florida warned this week that expanded energy exploration off the coast of the Sunshine State could impact military bases across the state.
Ron DeSantis, Florida Cabinet Meet in Jerusalem to Build Ties Between Florida and Israel
“I was honored to take part in this historic meeting today at the United States Embassy in Jerusalem,” said DeSantis. “Today was a significant milestone in the long relationship between Florida and Israel, our strongest ally in the Middle East.