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The Florida Times-Union
Phase out Florida's rent taxDid you know that Florida is the only state in the country that forces small bu
Phase out Florida's rent tax
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
Did you know that Florida is the only state in the country that forces small businesses to pay an archaic tax on the rent they pay for their storefront? This makes Florida less competitive in attracting job creators To become the No. 1 destination... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
New Jacksonville business group moving to end Florida's business rent taxDale Stoudt only has 13 employees at his Super Food and Brew restaurant on Fors
New Jacksonville business group moving to end Florida's business rent tax
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 8 days ago
Dale Stoudt only has 13 employees at his Super Food and Brew restaurant on Forsyth Street in downtown Jacksonville but he says he tries to keep the pay well above minimum wage at $14 per hour. Stoudt is hoping he can get that pay even higher. He... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Medical pot amendment makes fall ballotTALLAHASSEE – Medical marijuana is back on the Florida ballot. Voters will get
Medical pot amendment makes fall ballot
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
TALLAHASSEE – Medical marijuana is back on the Florida ballot. Voters will get a second chance to decide whether to legalize marijuana for debilitating medical conditions. Orlando attorney John Morgan's United for Care group, which has been pushing... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
House promises nearly $1 billion in tax cutsTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The House is proposing a wide-ranging tax cut package that
House promises nearly $1 billion in tax cuts
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 16 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The House is proposing a wide-ranging tax cut package that falls just short of Gov. Rick Scott's request for more than $1 billion in mostly business-friendly relief. A draft of the proposal, slated for discussion by the House... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
House proposes nearly $1 billion in tax cutsTALLAHASSEE — The House is proposing a wide-ranging tax cut package that falls
House proposes nearly $1 billion in tax cuts
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — The House is proposing a wide-ranging tax cut package that falls just short of Gov. Rick Scott’s request for more than $1 billion in mostly business-friendly relief. A draft of the proposal, slated for discussion by the House Finance &... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
House proposes nearly $1 billion in tax cutsTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The House is proposing a wide-ranging tax cut package that
House proposes nearly $1 billion in tax cuts
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 16 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The House is proposing a wide-ranging tax cut package that falls just short of Gov. Rick Scott's request for more than $1 billion in mostly business-friendly relief. A draft of the proposal, slated for discussion by the House... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
POINT OF VIEWChoosing to move a corporate headquarters is both a complex and a challenging t
POINT OF VIEW
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 20 days ago
Choosing to move a corporate headquarters is both a complex and a challenging task, so when we (Cancer Treatment Centers of America Global) made the decision to consider options for a possible corporate relocation, we began the journey by conducting... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Governor is too quick to sacrifice the environmentThere’s an easy way to tell that the water bill steamrolled through the Legisla
Governor is too quick to sacrifice the environment
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 27 days ago
There’s an easy way to tell that the water bill steamrolled through the Legislature during the opening week of the session without any real consideration of needed amendments is bad for the environment. Both the Florida Chamber of Commerce and the... Read more
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Daily Mail
Florida lobbyist's autopsy reveals he died of huffing overdoseAutopsy of prominent Florida lobbyist and Bush fundraiser, 65, reveals he overd
Florida lobbyist's autopsy reveals he died of huffing overdose
Daily Mail / Posted 29 days ago
Autopsy of prominent Florida lobbyist and Bush fundraiser, 65, reveals he overdosed while huffing An autopsy report said he died of intoxication of ethyl chloride, a chemical developed for medical uses but is known as a frequent inhalant The... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida lawmakers move to regulate Uber, LyftIt's now the state's turn to try to regulate Uber, Lyft and other ride-sharing
Florida lawmakers move to regulate Uber, Lyft
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
It's now the state's turn to try to regulate Uber, Lyft and other ride-sharing companies after epic battles in South Florida and elsewhere over the last year. The House Economic Affairs Committee passed a bill 12-3 Wednesday that would stop city and... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Orlando lobbyist Fred Leonhardt died from inhaling drugORLANDO – An autopsy report shows that a prominent Florida lobbyist and attorne
Orlando lobbyist Fred Leonhardt died from inhaling drug
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
ORLANDO – An autopsy report shows that a prominent Florida lobbyist and attorney died last year after inhaling a drug similar to poppers. The autopsy report released today said that 65-year-old Fred Leonhardt died last October from ethyl chloride... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Autopsy: Prominent attorney Fred Leonhardt died of huffingFred Leonhardt, a prominent Orlando attorney, died in October of ethyl chloride
Autopsy: Prominent attorney Fred Leonhardt died of huffing
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
Fred Leonhardt, a prominent Orlando attorney, died in October of ethyl chloride intoxication, according to an autopsy report released Wednesday by the Medical Examiner’s office. Ethyl chloride is a cleaning agent developed for industrial and medical... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Autopsy: Prominent attorney Fred Leonhardt died of huffingFred Leonhardt, a prominent Orlando attorney, died in October of ethyl chloride
Autopsy: Prominent attorney Fred Leonhardt died of huffing
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 29 days ago
Fred Leonhardt, a prominent Orlando attorney, died in October of ethyl chloride intoxication, according to an autopsy report released Wednesday by the Medical Examiner’s office. Ethyl chloride is a cleaning agent developed for industrial and medical... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Insurance advocate isn't ready to share views on Citizens changesSha'Ron James, Florida's new insurance consumer advocate, isn't ready to offer
Insurance advocate isn't ready to share views on Citizens changes
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 30 days ago
Sha'Ron James, Florida's new insurance consumer advocate, isn't ready to offer an opinion about a controversial package of policy changes approved in early December by Citizens Property Insurance Corp. But James urged careful evaluation of the... Read more

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