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The Tampa Tribune
Bucs back away from state money for stadium improvementsTAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have come up short in their bid to get state t
Bucs back away from state money for stadium improvements
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
TAMPA — The Tampa Bay Buccaneers have come up short in their bid to get state tax dollars to subsidize the planned $100 million renovation of Raymond James Stadium, at least for this year. The NFL team’s request for $12 million in state subsidies to... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Agency says pro stadiums qualify for state moneyTALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined tha
Agency says pro stadiums qualify for state money
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined that three professional sports stadiums qualify for state sales tax money. Now the focus shifts to the state House where lobbyists seeking money for backers of the three... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Florida state agency says pro stadiums, including EverBank Field, qualify for state moneyTALLAHASSEE | The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined tha
Florida state agency says pro stadiums, including EverBank Field, qualify for state money
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
TALLAHASSEE | The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined that three professional sports stadiums qualify for state sales tax money. Now the focus of the game shifts to the state House where lobbyists seeking money for backers of... Read more
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WCTV Tallahassee
Legislature Asked to Consider Money for Sports TeamsBy: Associated PressFebruary 1, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- The Florida Leg
Legislature Asked to Consider Money for Sports Teams
WCTV Tallahassee / Posted 6 days ago
By: Associated PressFebruary 1, 2016 TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) -- The Florida Legislature is being asked to give tens of millions to help sports teams in Jacksonville and Miami and Daytona International Speedway. The state's economic development... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Agency says pro stadiums qualify for State moneyTALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determin
Agency says pro stadiums qualify for State money
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 6 days ago
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. - The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined that three professional sports stadiums qualify for state sales-tax money. Now the focus of the game shifts to the state House where lobbyists seeking money for... Read more
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The Palm Beach Post
Miami Dolphins’ Sun Life Stadium 1 of 3 agency OK’s for state...The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined that three profes
Miami Dolphins’ Sun Life Stadium 1 of 3 agency OK’s for state...
The Palm Beach Post / Posted 6 days ago
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined that three professional sports stadiums qualify for state sales-tax money. Now the focus of the game shifts to the state House where lobbyists seeking money for backers of the three... Read more
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NBC Miami
Legislature Asked to Consider Money for Sports TeamsThe Florida Legislature is being asked to give tens of millions to help sports
Legislature Asked to Consider Money for Sports Teams
NBC Miami / Posted 6 days ago
The Florida Legislature is being asked to give tens of millions to help sports teams in Jacksonville and Miami and Daytona International Speedway. The state's economic development agency on Monday forwarded three sports applications to state... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Florida state agency says pro stadiums, including EverBank Field, qualify for state moneyTALLAHASSEE | The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined tha
Florida state agency says pro stadiums, including EverBank Field, qualify for state money
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 6 days ago
TALLAHASSEE | The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity has determined that three professional sports stadiums qualify for state sales-tax money. Now the focus of the game shifts to the state House where lobbyists seeking money for backers of... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
State attorney investigating Latitude 360 bounced paychecksJACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The State Attorney’s Office has opened an investigation in
State attorney investigating Latitude 360 bounced paychecks
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 7 days ago
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. - The State Attorney’s Office has opened an investigation into the bounced paychecks the owner of Latitude 360 wrote to employees before the entertainment center closed last month. “I can confirm the State Attorney’s Office has... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Florida lawmakers look to curb unemployment fraudA House panel on Monday unanimously approved a measure aimed at cracking down o
Florida lawmakers look to curb unemployment fraud
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
A House panel on Monday unanimously approved a measure aimed at cracking down on unemployment fraud based on identity theft — a practice lawmakers say is spiraling out of control. In fact, House Economic Development & Tourism Chairman Frank Artiles... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Lawmakers look to curb unemployment fraudTALLAHASSEE - A House panel on Monday unanimously approved a measure aimed at c
Lawmakers look to curb unemployment fraud
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 7 days ago
TALLAHASSEE - A House panel on Monday unanimously approved a measure aimed at cracking down on unemployment fraud based on identity theft --- a practice lawmakers say is spiraling out of control. In fact, House Economic Development & Tourism Chairman... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
New DEO head Cissy Proctor: Mission unchanged in FloridaTALLAHASSEE — Theresa "Cissy" Proctor was promoted by Gov. Rick Scott in Decemb
New DEO head Cissy Proctor: Mission unchanged in Florida
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
TALLAHASSEE — Theresa "Cissy" Proctor was promoted by Gov. Rick Scott in December to lead the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity, replacing one of the governor's biggest cheerleaders, Jesse Panuccio. Proctor's predecessor as executive... Read more
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Jacksonville Daily Record
More people back in job market is good signMonday, January 25, 11:15 AM EST The jobless rate for the Jacksonville metropo
More people back in job market is good sign
Jacksonville Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
Monday, January 25, 11:15 AM EST The jobless rate for the Jacksonville metropolitan area � consisting of Duval, Baker, Clay, Nassau and St. Johns counties � fell from 4.7 percent in November to 4.5 percent in December, The Florida Department of... Read more
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WJXT Jacksonville
Florida unemployment stands at 5%Florida's unemployment rate stood at 5 percent as 2015 came to a close. The De
Florida unemployment stands at 5%
WJXT Jacksonville / Posted 17 days ago
Florida's unemployment rate stood at 5 percent as 2015 came to a close. The December number is down from a revised 5.1 percent in November, according to figures released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity. The state had... Read more
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The Florida Times-Union
Florida, First Coast December unemployment rates fall below national figureMore people were getting jobs in December in Florida and along the First Coast.
Florida, First Coast December unemployment rates fall below national figure
The Florida Times-Union / Posted 17 days ago
More people were getting jobs in December in Florida and along the First Coast. The latest unemployment figures released Friday by the Florida Department of Economic Opportunity show yet another drop in the jobless rates in the Sunshine State. The... Read more
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Naples Daily News
High rises in Bonita draw ire from South Lee residentsSouth Lee residents wearing green stickers that read "No More, Don't Build 4" p
High rises in Bonita draw ire from South Lee residents
Naples Daily News / Posted 19 days ago
South Lee residents wearing green stickers that read "No More, Don't Build 4" packed Bonita Springs' city council meeting Wednesday. WCI Communities wants to build four high-rise condominiums on a 55-acre golf course in Bonita Springs, but residents... Read more

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