Florida Politics

Florida Taxwatch survey finds Florida voters unaware of Constitution Revision Commission

Few Floridians appear to be aware of the Constitution Revision Commission, according to a new survey meant gauge how much …

Southwest drops 2 Cuban routes, citing performance, ban

Southwest Airlines Co. says it will drop flights to two Cuban destinations, citing its struggles to attract passengers and a …

Keith Perry draws first Democratic opponent in SD 8

A Democrat has filed to run against Gainesville Republican Sen. Keith Perry in 2018, according to Florida Division of Elections …

Jack Latvala: ‘It is very possible I end up announcing something in the near future’

Sen. Jack Latvala didn’t use an appearance at the Tiger Bay Club of Southwest Florida to announce a 2018 gubernatorial …

Jeremy Ring praises Rick Scott for vetoing bill gutting Florida’s state tech agency

Among the five bills Gov. Rick Scott vetoed Tuesday was one that would have weakened Florida’s Agency for State Technology. Scott’s veto earned …

Legislative, Influence and Policy

Americans for Prosperity urges Marco Rubio to be ‘leading voice in effort to passing pro-growth tax reform’

Americans for Prosperity wants Sen. Marco Rubio to lead the charge to pass pro-growth tax reform. The organization launched its …

Personnel note: Chris Hart IV joins Florida TaxWatch

Chris Hart IV, who stepped down after less than three months as CEO of Enterprise Florida (EFI), has taken a post as Executive …

Personnel note: Mark Pafford joins state League of Women Voters board

Mark Pafford, the former House Democratic Leader, has joined the board of directors of the League of Women Voters of Florida, …

Personnel note: Jonathan Zachem appointed DBPR secretary

Gov. Rick Scott on Friday appointed Jonathan Zachem as the new Secretary of the Florida Department of Business and Professional …
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