Tag: spacex

Ron DeSantis, DEO Showcase Private Sector Helping Out After Hurricane Ian

Gov. Ron DeSantis and the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO) announced this week that they have coordinated with private sector partners to reopen stores and ensure Floridians have the supplies they need to...

Jimmy Patronis: Elon Musk Should Move Twitter From San Francisco to Florida

This week, Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis doubled down on his call for Elon Musk to move Twitter to Florida. Patronis weighed in after Musk acquired Twitter. “This acquisition is both a win for...

Jimmy Patronis Continues Efforts to Lure Businesses to Florida

Patronis wrote businesses located in New York, Chicago, and California, calling on them to look at relocating to Florida. He pointed to the lack of a state income tax, the state’s tax climate, regulations and higher education institutions.

Florida’s Senators Back Resolution Congratulating SpaceX, NASA for International Space Station Mission

U.S. Sen. Ted Cruz, R-Texas, introduced the resolution which both U.S. Sens. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and Rick Scott, R-Fla., cosponsored.

Florida’s Senators Champion Bill Posey’s, Charlie Crist’s American Space Commerce Act

Last month, U.S. Rep. Bill Posey, R-Fla., introduced the “American Space Commerce Act” which will encourage American space firms to continue to invest in the U.S., including launching from American soil, with U.S. Rep. Charlie Crist, D-Fla., as a cosponsor.

Marco Rubio Wants NASA to Expand Partnerships With Private Sector to Support Lunar Exploration...

On Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., and U.S. Sen. Richard Blumenthal, D-Conn., urged NASA Administrator James Bridenstine to expand partnerships with the private sector to support the Artemis program and NASA’s Human Landing System (HLS) program.