Governor Ron DeSantis and members of the Florida Cabinet today held a historic ceremonial meeting at the United States Embassy in Jerusalem.
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Governor Ron DeSantis today delivered the keynote address at the 2019 Israel-America Business Summit.
Governor Ron DeSantis today met with several Israeli companies and participated in Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) signings at the Peres Center for Peace and Innovation. [Read more…] about Governor Ron DeSantis Meets with Israeli Business Leaders and Leads Historic Memorandum of Understanding Signings
I-95 now open in both directions per the Florida Highway Patrol
The Florida Forest Service continues battling a 450-acre wildfire outside Jacksonville, and is encouraging motorists and residents to exercise caution in the area. [Read more…] about Florida Forest Service Battling 450-acre #YellowBluffFire in Jacksonville
In recognition of May as Military Appreciation Month, Chief Financial Officer (CFO) Jimmy Patronis celebrates the commitment and sacrifices made by the roughly 102,706 military members and the estimated 1.5 million veterans who reside in the Sunshine State.
98 Lawmakers Earn A’s and B’s; 59 Earn C’s, D’s, and F’s
Ninety-eight members of the Florida Legislature earned A’s or B’s on the Florida Chamber of Commerce’s 2019 Legislative Report Card, and helped lower the cost of living and cost of doing business on families and job creators, while also preparing for future growth and protecting Florida’s constitution, the state’s leading voice of business and largest federation of employers, chambers of commerce and business association partners announced today. [Read more…] about Florida Chamber of Commerce Releases 2019 Legislative Report Card
Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced more than $1.6 million in funding for infrastructure projects in rural Florida communities.
SB 7068 establishes new multi-use corridors in
rural areas of regional economic significance
Florida Senate President Bill Galvano (R-Bradenton) today joined Governor Ron DeSantis for the signing of Senate Bill (SB) 7068, legislation to create the Multi-use Corridors of Regional Economic Significance (M-CORES) Program within the Florida Department of Transportation (FDOT). [Read more…] about Legislation to Create New Multi-Use Infrastructure Corridors Signed Into Law
Attorney General Ashley Moody and Volusia County Sheriff Michael Chitwood today announced the arrests of eight individuals, dismantling a massive drug trafficking operation responsible for trafficking heroin, fentanyl and cocaine. [Read more…] about Authorities Seize Deadly Opioids and Shut Down Massive Drug Trafficking Operation
Commissioner Nicole “Nikki” Fried today appeared before Members of Congress from Florida to discuss key issues facing the agriculture industry. [Read more…] about Commissioner Nikki Fried Addresses Florida Congressional Delegation in Washington