The Coronavirus Ripple Effect

The Coronavirus Ripple Effect

As the novel coronavirus continues to spread in Florida, hammering almost every aspect of our daily lives, the ripple effects of the contagion came into full view this week. Unemployment filings skyrocketed. More and more cities and counties set curfews and urged...
House passes tax package as negotiations loom

House passes tax package as negotiations loom

Readying for negotiations with the Senate, the Florida House approved a tax package Friday that some Democrats decried as being too focused on giving breaks to special interests. The House voted 97-16 to pass the package (HB 7097), which would cut revenue by an...
DeSantis Sides with Senate on E-Verify

DeSantis Sides with Senate on E-Verify

Governor Ron DeSantis is backing the Senate in a heated fight over E-Verify, a move that could tip the scale in a contentious immigration battle as the 2020 legislative session draws to a close. Senate President Bill Galvano said his chamber is ready to consider...