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The Florida Senate is poised to slash Gov. Rick Scott's request for $278 million in incentive funding next year to $16 million.
Orlando Sentinel
Payday loans, short-term loans with triple-digit interest rates made to cash-strapped borrowers, are now offered by a handful of big banks.
Tampa Bay Times
A possible private space-launch site in southern Volusia County deserves full and enthusiastic support from the Volusia County Council.
Daytona Beach News-Journal
Now it seems that cities like Jacksonville, Austin and Oklahoma City are becoming destinations for highly skilled businesses.
Florida Times-Union
Is it time to explore a joining of forces between the Bonita Springs Area Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Naples Chamber of Commerce?
Naples Daily News
"MediFuture 2023" could end up being the pivotal step toward the Tampa Bay area becoming the "Silicon Valley of personalized medicine."
Tampa Tribune
Publix is closing the Dale Mabry store for several months for remodeling. By the way, did I mention this is unacceptable?
Tampa Bay Times
As the era of Big Data rolls on, people still have a right to privacy, and it's important for government to protect it.
Tampa Bay Times
Jeff Atwater points out 72 percent of the state budget, roughly $50 billion, goes toward contracts with vendors.
Tampa Tribune
Precious Metal Group LLC's lawsuit claims that the county's sign code is unconstitutional.
Gainesville Sun
The Mosaic Company has an outsized economic impact on communities from Florida’s Gulf Coast to the Heartland.
Fort Meade Leader
Robin Fisher of the North Brevard Economic Zone and has championed redevelopment of the Miracle City Mall.
Florida Today
Five years ago on these pages, we forcefully argued against NASA carving out a piece of conservation land to build a pad for commercial use.
Orlando Sentinel
The Legislature must write a bill to implement the Everglades restoration deal Gov. Rick Scott made last April with the Obama administration.
Palm Beach Post
This kind of corporate welfare cheats the federal treasury and enables government to give an unfair advantage to one business over another.
Tampa Bay Times
Last year, Florida agreed to give up to $430,000 in incentives to a company that promised to bring 300 jobs to South Florida.
Orlando Sentinel
A private investor group is looking to build a sports park in the area, and one site being considered is a publicly owned preserve west of TIA.
Tampa Bay Times

Op Ed

All of Franklin County depends on the oyster industry to survive. It is an industry with a multimillion-dollar local economic impact.

Tallahassee Democrat

A misguided state law that...

Palm Beach Post

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Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Our town, in its wisdom, had adopted a...

The Observer Group

As much pain as this...

Orlando Sentinel

Goldman Sachs will invest nearly $10 million in a new four-year program aimed at reducing recidivism at Rikers Island in New York City.

Tallahassee Democrat

Letter To The Editor

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Bradenton Herald

Social welfare expenditures...

Palm Beach Post

Steve Nicklas labels those receiving government assistance as "on the government dole." But one visit to a Third World country would...

Fernandina Beach News-Leader