One in five U.S. adults experiences a mental health disorder each year, and this World Mental Health Day (October 10), the Florida Association of Managing Entities (FAME) encourages Floridians to learn more about mental health disorders, fight stigmas and share behavioral health resources with those in need. [Read more…] about Florida’s Behavioral Health Managing Entities Observe World Mental Health Day
Soup Du Jour
Sixth Largest Jackpot in POWERBALL History!
The jackpot for tonight’s POWERBALL® drawing has increased to an estimated $685 million, the sixth largest in the game’s history! [Read more…] about POWERBALL® Jackpot Soars To $685 Million Ahead Of Tonight’s Drawing
Florida faces a nursing crisis! [Read more…] about Report: Florida Faces Shortfall of 59,100 Nurses by 2035
Florida Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis today addressed the Enterprise Florida, Inc.’s (EFI) September board meeting where he praised Governor DeSantis for his leadership and criticized the Biden Administration’s proposed $3.5 trillion Public Infrastructure Bill that includes a ‘hurricane tax’ that will increase insurance premiums on all Florida homeowners. [Read more…] about CFO Jimmy Patronis at EFI Board Meeting: Florida Leaders Must Oppose Biden’s ‘Hurricane Tax’
$392.1 Million Cash Option!
The jackpot for tonight’s POWERBALL® drawing is an estimated $545 million, the tenth largest in the game’s history. [Read more…] about POWERBALL® Jackpot Reaches $545 Million Ahead Of Tonight’s Drawing
POWERBALL® Jackpot Reaches $523 Million; $376.3 Million Cash Option!
The jackpot for Saturday’s POWERBALL® drawing is an estimated $523 million, the tenth largest in the game’s history. [Read more…] about $523 Million Is Up For Grabs This Weekend
The Florida Legislature today launched a joint website, www.FloridaRedistricting.gov, and a new interactive map drawing application for the 2022 redistricting cycle. [Read more…] about Florida Legislature Launches Joint Redistricting Website and Map Drawing Application
FHCA Welcomes Susan E. Anderson as Director of Government Affairs
The Florida Health Care Association is pleased to announce that public policy expert Susan E. Anderson has joined the team as Director of Government Affairs. [Read more…] about Public Policy Expert Joins Florida Health Care Association
Combined Jackpots Have Generated More Than $71 Million for Education in Florida!
A total of $904 million is up for grabs this week as America’s dueling jackpots, MEGA MILLIONS® and POWERBALL®, continue to climb! [Read more…] about America’s Dueling Jackpots Rise To A Combined $904 Million
Florida’s unemployment rate declined to 5.0%
The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity today announced Florida has experienced 16 consecutive months of job growth, gaining 19,400 private sector jobs over the month. [Read more…] about The Florida Department of Economic Opportunity Announces August 2021 Brings 16 Consecutive Months of Private Sector Job Growth