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2014/04/14 17:30
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Floridians should expect the return of the popular “back-to-school” sales-tax holiday this August. But state funding for Daytona International Speedway and a temporary tax break on gym memberships...
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2014/04/12 14:49
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) - Three state agency heads in danger of losing their jobs have been confirmed by the Florida Senate. The Florida Senate has confirmed the heads of the Department of...
2014/04/10 18:33
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TALLAHASSEE -- A proposal to give tax subsidies annually to more professional sports stadiums got sweeter for Central Florida Thursday, as lawmakers added language allowing projects already underway...
2014/04/10 14:15
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Just like every other state not ending in "-alifornia," Florida is scrambling to scoop up Hollywood business. Seeking tax breaks, television and movie crews over the last decade have decamped SoCal...
2014/04/09 19:51
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News Release ETA News Release: [04/09/2014] Contact Name: Jason Kuruvilla or Egan Reich Phone Number: (202) 693-6587 or x4960 to assist in retraining workers for new occupations WASHINGTON — The...
2014/04/09 14:10
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News Release: Florida Department of Transportation Chipley – The Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT) District Three and FDOT State Safety Office in cooperation with the Department of Economic...
2014/04/08 05:40
2014/04/08 05:40
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Del Frisco’s Grille is scheduled to be back before the Town Council on Wednesday – this time to prove it is town-serving. The restaurant has provided the town with town-serving documentation from...
2014/04/07 21:03
2014/04/07 21:03
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TALLAHASSEE – Losing its luster as a location for filming, Florida is poised to green-light a substantially higher investment in the film and entertainment industry. The Senate Commerce and Tourism...
2014/04/04 13:36
2014/04/04 13:36
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PALM BEACH, Fla. (PBP) -- Florida’s unemployment rate dropped to 6.1 percent in January, continuing to tick down even as employment shrank by 2,600 jobs, the Department of Economic Opportunity...
2014/04/04 12:10
2014/04/04 12:10
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News Release: Florida Senate Tallahassee–The Florida Senate today passed House Bill 5001, The General Appropriations Act, as amended with Senate Bill 2500, placing the Florida Legislature in posture...
2014/04/02 19:47
2014/04/02 19:47
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Franklin County’s unemployment rate took a tiny jump in the right direction in February. According to preliminary numbers released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, the...
2014/04/01 20:33
2014/04/01 20:33
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TALLAHASSEE -- A proposal to give tax subsidies annually to help finance a handful of professional sports stadiums got considerably more wide-open Tuesday when a House panel expanded eligible teams to...
2014/03/31 16:47
2014/03/31 16:47
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More job seekers lead to higher unemployment rate Monday, March 31, 12:24 PM EDT Jacksonville�s seasonally adjusted unemployment rate rose last month, but only because more people are looking for...
2014/03/29 04:09
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News Release: Governor Rick Scott's Office TALLAHASSEE — Governor Rick Scott today announced that Florida’s businesses created 32,100 private sector jobs over the month in February 2014. This is the...
2014/03/28 15:51
2014/03/28 15:51
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Florida's 6.2 percent rate in February is below the national rate of 6.7 percent. The state's unemployment in January and February were the lowest since June 2008 when the rate was 6 percent. The...
2014/03/28 14:30
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Florida added 33,400 jobs in February as the unemployment rate remained steady at 6.2 percent, continuing to outpace the nation in job recovery. More people were looking for work in February, a sign...
2014/03/28 11:37
2014/03/28 11:37
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... Two early morning crashes in Lee County were causing injuries as of 7:15 a.m. The first is a crash at Metro Parkway and Six Mile Cypress Parkway in Fort Myers. No roadblock there. The second is a...
2014/03/27 22:33
2014/03/27 22:33
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TALLAHASSEE -- House Speaker Will Weatherfordsaid Thursday he didn't support a plan that could allow Orlando's professional soccer backers secure state tax dollars for a future stadium as soon as this...
2014/03/27 17:30
2014/03/27 17:30
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I just finished reading Maggy Hurchalla’s commentary on Wednesday’s Op-Ed Page of The Palm Beach Post. I am not getting into a debate on HB 703. I have always said that our state Legislature rides the...
2014/03/27 02:09
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News Release: Commissioner Adam H. Putnam's OfficeUpdated: March 26, 2014, 5:30pm Tallahassee, FL – The House Finance and Tax Subcommittee approved today a committee bill that will provide...
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