Tag: u.s census bureau

Florida Legislature Launches Redistricting Website, Map Drawing Application

On Wednesday, the Florida Legislature launched a joint website and a new interactive map drawing application for the 2022 redistricting cycle. Florida’s redistricting website is a one-stop-shop for information on the redistricting process. Notably, it...

Marco Rubio Showcases Main Street Perspectives on COVID-19’s Impact on Small Businesses

On Wednesday, U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio, R-Fla., the chairman of the U.S. Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee, convened a hearing titled, “Perspectives from Main Street: COVID-19’s Impact on Small Business.”

Ashley Moody Warns Floridians About Census Scams

The U.S. Census is conducted every 10 years to count every person living in U.S. states and territories. Participation is required by law. In the past, scammers have used the mandatory count to take advantage of unwitting Floridians and steal personal information.

Senate Democrats Differ With Their Party Chairwoman’s Take on Ron DeSantis Setting Up Census...

With the federal census coming up in March and running through June, on Monday, DeSantis tapped Lt. Gov. Jeanette Nuñez to lead Florida’s 2020 Census Statewide Complete Count Committee which “will coordinate with the U.S. Census Bureau to ensure Floridians are accurately reflected in the federal count.”

Jeanette Nuñez Tapped by Ron DeSantis to Lead Florida’s 2020 Census Efforts

“The United States Constitution mandates a national census count be conducted every 10 years and Florida will do its part to support the federal government’s efforts,” said DeSantis.

Fort Myers and Sarasota Ranked Best Cities to Retire in U.S.

Four Florida cities finished in the top 10 list of U.S. News & World Report's 2020 Best Places to Retire.

Miami is Becoming the Wall Street of the South

The Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA) is targeting Chicago-based financial firms and businesses to leave the cold and move to Florida. South Florida boosters have even dubbed Miami “the Wall Street of the South.”
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With Legislature Fighting On Visit Florida Funding, Ron DeSantis Calls for Investing in Tourism

“I was happy to visit Tampa International Airport today to discuss the role that tourism plays in generating economic development to Florida,” said DeSantis. “This industry has never been stronger, and the benefits of tourism to our state are shared by every Floridian.”