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Archives Top Florida Political Finance Professional Noreen Fenner to Head PAC Financial Management Firm October 28, 2015

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – Full-service financial administration and reporting firm PAC Financial Management today announced Noreen Fenner as the new owner and operator of the Tallahassee-based company. Fenner, with more than 25 years of experience working with the Florida Election Code and campaign finance reporting, now leads the company during an aggressive upcoming election cycle, with new rules and regulations implemented …Read More

Major Florida Employers Commend City of North Port for Banning LGBT Discrimination November 2, 2015

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – The Florida Businesses for a Competitive Workforce coalition today recognized the North Port City Council for its recent passage of a Human Rights Ordinance, which bans discrimination against gay and transgender people in employment, housing and public accommodations. With a 3-1 vote in favor of the ordinance, North Port, located in Sarasota County, Fla., became the 36th …Read More

Floridians for Fair Business Practices Backs Pro-Business, Free-Market Issue November 13, 2015

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – Floridians for Fair Business Practices (FFBP), a coalition of retailers and business groups in Florida, today restated their unwavering support for free market and pro-business values while opponents continue to use false arguments on competition and scare tactics in alcohol access to minors. House Bill 245 by Rep. Carlos Trujillo (R-Miami) and Senate Bill 420 by Sen. Lizbeth Benacquisto …Read More

On3PR’s Special Edition Campaign Finance Report Available December 11, 2015

On 3 Public Relations presents a ‘Special Edition’ Campaign Finance Report for the 2016 election cycle. Florida is one year away from the general election (Tuesday, November 8, 2016), with the M11 report showing everything raised and spent November 1-30, 2015 by House and Senate candidates. Cumulative totals are also reflected. Candidates had until midnight, Thursday, December 10 to submit reports …Read More

2016 Florida Tourism Day in Tallahassee Recognizes State’s No. 1 Industry January 20, 2016

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – Tourism leaders are set to gather in Tallahassee for Florida Tourism Day on Wednesday, January, 20, 2016. Each year, the Partnership for Florida’s Tourism hosts the event to educate the legislature, media and Floridians on the significant role tourism plays in the success of our state’s economy. Florida set a new record for tourism in 2015, welcoming …Read More

Top Florida Employers Urge Lawmakers to Vote “Yes” for Competitive Workforce Act Today January 26, 2016

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – Top executives, and business and community leaders representing the Florida Businesses for a Competitive Workforce (FBCW) coalition joined lawmakers in the State Capitol this morning to demonstrate support for a pro-business issue slated to be heard by Florida lawmakers today. Senate Bill 120 by Sen. Joseph Abruzzo (D-Boynton Beach), commonly referred to as the Competitive Workforce Act, …Read More

Floridians for Fair Business Practices Strengthens Coalition with Addition of Whole Foods Market February 9, 2016

(Tallahassee, Fla.)— Floridians for Fair Business Practices (FFBP) today welcomed Whole Foods Market to the Florida-based coalition. The company joins coalition members, the Big Bend Minority Chamber of Commerce, the Florida Restaurant and Lodging Association, Target, and Walmart, and coalition supporters, Americans for Tax Reform, Americans for Prosperity Florida, and R Street Institute, in support of repealing Florida’s Prohibition-era alcohol …Read More

American Sportfishing Association Unveils Keep Florida Fishing Initiative at Miami International Boat Show February 11, 2016

(MIAMI) – The American Sportfishing Association (ASA) unveiled its new initiative in the Sunshine State, Keep Florida Fishing, at the Miami International Boat Show’s Annual Industry Breakfast this morning. Keep Florida Fishing is an advocacy arm of ASA with the goal of ensuring that Florida’s anglers have clean waters, abundant fisheries and access to both. “There are more than 3 …Read More

Uber Driver-Partners Earn $184 Million in 2015 February 18, 2016

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – Sen. Jeff Brandes (R-St. Petersburg), Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-Shalimar), and Florida’s top business organizations joined Uber at the Florida Capitol today to announce the 2015 Uber economic impact numbers for Florida, and to urge the Florida Senate to take up House Bill 509. A bipartisan supermajority in the Florida House of Representatives voted for the comprehensive statewide …Read More

The M3 Campaign Finance Report Now Available April 12, 2016

On 3 Public Relations (On3PR) presents a ‘Special Edition’ Campaign Finance Report for the 2016 election cycle. Florida is just two short months away from the June qualifying period, with this M3 report showing everything raised and spent March 1-31, 2016, by House and Senate candidates. Cumulative totals also are reflected. Candidates had until midnight, Monday, April 11, to submit …Read More