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Orlando Sentinel
Invest in service workers, Richard Florida tells crowd in Orlandogigantic service sector are a key to the state's economic future, several exper
Invest in service workers, Richard Florida tells crowd in Orlando
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 hours ago
gigantic service sector are a key to the state's economic future, several experts said Wednesday at the annual forum of Florida Chamber of Commerce and Enterprise Florida. Diversifying the economy with industrial and tech jobs was also a major... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
Workers� compensation rates pegged to go up 14.5 percentabout the workers� compensation system during the 2017 legislative session. Al
Workers� compensation rates pegged to go up 14.5 percent
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 20 hours ago
about the workers� compensation system during the 2017 legislative session. Along with business groups such as NFIB, the Florida Chamber of Commerce and Associated Industries of Florida, the debate is expected to include plaintiffs� attorneys,... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Workers' comp insurance rates should increase 14.5 percent, regulators sayabout the workers' compensation system during the 2017 legislative session. Alo
Workers' comp insurance rates should increase 14.5 percent, regulators say
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
about the workers' compensation system during the 2017 legislative session. Along with business groups such as NFIB, the Florida Chamber of Commerce and Associated Industries of Florida, the debate is expected to include plaintiffs' attorneys,... Read more
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Newsweek
How the Koch Brothers plan to remake the Republican PartyRepublicans, but they weathered the onslaught with the help of AFP mailing and
How the Koch Brothers plan to remake the Republican Party
Newsweek / Posted 23 hours ago
Republicans, but they weathered the onslaught with the help of AFP mailing and policy literature defending their stands. Florida Chamber of Commerce President Mark Wilson, however, says the Koch grassroots influence in the state is exaggerated.... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Workers' comp rates pegged to go up 14.5%about the workers' compensation system during the 2017 legislative session. Alo
Workers' comp rates pegged to go up 14.5%
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted yesterday
about the workers' compensation system during the 2017 legislative session. Along with business groups such as NFIB, the Florida Chamber of Commerce and Associated Industries of Florida, the debate is expected to include plaintiffs' attorneys,... Read more
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Local 6 Orlando
Tim Kaine hosts debate watch party, Trump supporters hold their ownbefore both camps return their focus to winning Florida. The race in Florida i
Tim Kaine hosts debate watch party, Trump supporters hold their own
Local 6 Orlando / Posted 2 days ago
before both camps return their focus to winning Florida. The race in Florida is nearly deadlocked after a new poll by the Florida Chamber of Commerce gives Clinton a slight 3-point lead, but that doesn't mean she's going to take her eyes off of... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Tampa mayor Buckhorn blasts proposed regulations for Uber, Lyft“long outlived its usefulness,” Buckhorn said at a news conference Monday. Buc
Tampa mayor Buckhorn blasts proposed regulations for Uber, Lyft
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
“long outlived its usefulness,” Buckhorn said at a news conference Monday. Buckhorn stood with representatives from the Florida Chamber of Commerce and about a dozen Tampa-based businesses Monday, putting more pressure on PTC board members to... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Tuesday's Letters: I am a Trump supporter. Does that make me one of the "deplorables"?the unique critical skills they bring from their military service. 2016 marks
Tuesday's Letters: I am a Trump supporter. Does that make me one of the "deplorables"?
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 16 days ago
the unique critical skills they bring from their military service. 2016 marks the centennial year for both Boeing and the Florida Chamber of Commerce. While we each look back on the legacy of the past 100 years, we also look ahead to Florida’s... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Orange Park mulls potential temporary moratorium on medical marijuana businessesuse, possession or production of marijuana. Organizations opposing Amendment 2
Orange Park mulls potential temporary moratorium on medical marijuana businesses
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 18 days ago
use, possession or production of marijuana. Organizations opposing Amendment 2 include the Florida Medical Association, Florida Chamber of Commerce, Drug Free Florida Committee and Palm Beach County Substance Awareness Coalition, according to... Read more
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Northwest Florida Daily News
Voters give green light to solar tax breakAFL-CIO, the Nature Conservancy, the Sierra Club of Florida and Surfrider Found
Voters give green light to solar tax break
Northwest Florida Daily News / Posted 29 days ago
AFL-CIO, the Nature Conservancy, the Sierra Club of Florida and Surfrider Foundation. A poll released last week by the Florida Chamber of Commerce showed 70 percent of Floridians supported the proposal, with 14 percent opposed. Yet on Friday... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Amendment 4: Solar tax break approved by votersand 27 percent said no. A broad coalition backed the amendment. Business group
Amendment 4: Solar tax break approved by voters
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
and 27 percent said no. A broad coalition backed the amendment. Business groups such as the Florida Retail Federation and Florida Chamber of Commerce, who see the benefit of tax breaks, environmental groups such as The Nature Conservancy and... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Voters give green light to solar tax breakAFL-CIO, the Nature Conservancy, the Sierra Club of Florida and Surfrider Found
Voters give green light to solar tax break
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 29 days ago
AFL-CIO, the Nature Conservancy, the Sierra Club of Florida and Surfrider Foundation. A poll released last week by the Florida Chamber of Commerce showed 70 percent of Floridians supported the proposal, with 14 percent opposed. Yet on Friday... Read more
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WESH 2 Orlando
Voters give green light to solar tax breakAFL-CIO, the Nature Conservancy, the Sierra Club of Florida and Surfrider Found
Voters give green light to solar tax break
WESH 2 Orlando / Posted 29 days ago
AFL-CIO, the Nature Conservancy, the Sierra Club of Florida and Surfrider Foundation. A poll released last week by the Florida Chamber of Commerce showed 70 percent of Floridians supported the proposal, with 14 percent opposed. Yet on Friday... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Amendment 4 would make solar cheaper for homeownersof lawmakers in Tallahassee and is endorsed by diverse groups such as Audubon F
Amendment 4 would make solar cheaper for homeowners
The Florida Times-Union / Posted a month ago
of lawmakers in Tallahassee and is endorsed by diverse groups such as Audubon Florida, the Christian Coalition and the Florida Chamber of Commerce. It would expand property tax exemptions covering only residential property to cover renewable... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Amendment 4 would make solar cheaper for property ownersof lawmakers in Tallahassee and is endorsed by diverse groups such as Audubon F
Amendment 4 would make solar cheaper for property owners
Orlando Sentinel / Posted a month ago
of lawmakers in Tallahassee and is endorsed by diverse groups such as Audubon Florida, the Christian Coalition and the Florida Chamber of Commerce. It would expand property tax exemptions covering only residential property to cover renewable... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Amendment 4 would make solar cheaper for property ownersgroup of lawmakers in Tallahassee and is endorsed by diverse groups such as Aud
Amendment 4 would make solar cheaper for property owners
The Tampa Tribune / Posted a month ago
group of lawmakers in Tallahassee and is endorsed by diverse groups such as Audubon Florida, the Christian Coalition and the Florida Chamber of Commerce. Constitutional amendments require the consent of 60 percent of voters cas... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Amid raucous election, rising insurance costs get scant attentionwhy we're so engaged in the primary and the general election," said David Hart,
Amid raucous election, rising insurance costs get scant attention
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 1 months ago
why we're so engaged in the primary and the general election," said David Hart, executive vice president of the Florida Chamber of Commerce. He added that he expects the Chamber to push for bills to address the workers compensation and... Read more

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