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Florida representatives urge action on CAR T-cell therapy coverage for fiscal year 2021

A group of Florida congressmen have signed onto a bipartisan effort to keep CAR T-cell therapy available and affordable for patients in need.

U.S. Term Limits to FL Senate Dems: Listen to Your Party Base

With news emerging that the Florida Senate Democratic Caucus may be opposing school board term limits (SJR 1216), the nation’s leading term limits group is delivering a powerful reminder: Democratic voters love term limits.

Report: Florida households would pay $401K to comply with “Green New Deal”

The so-called “Green New Deal” championed by socialist U.S. Congressman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) would cost the typical Florida household nearly $401,000 over the next eight years.

U.S. Term Limits Praises Florida House for Term Limits Vote

Florida-based U.S. Term Limits, the nation’s oldest and largest pro-term limits group, is today applauding the Florida House for voting to put 8-year school board term limits on the November ballot.

WIC participation in Florida drops 11.3% over 5 years

The number of Florida residents taking part in the federal nutrition program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) declined 11.3 percent from fiscal years 2015 to 2019, the U.S. Food and Nutrition Service reported.

Highest income earners in Florida taxed at 2.3% rate

The top 1 percent of earners in Florida are taxed at an effective rate of 2.3 percent, compared to the state’s 8.1 percent tax rate on the middle 20 percent of income earners, according to a new 24/7 Wall St. analysis.

Gavin Rollins First in Florida CD-3 Race to Support Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. House candidate for Florida, Gavin Rollins (district 3), for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Tampa has surplus funds equaling $1,700 per taxpayer

Among the 75 most populous cities in the U.S., Tampa ranks 10th for the state of its finances, having $1,700 in surplus funds per taxpayer, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released last month.

Inbound cigarette smuggling rate in Florida estimated at 15.2%

The inflow of smuggled cigarettes in Florida is 15.2 percent, according to a new study from the Tax Foundation that examines the relationship between cigarette taxes and smuggling.

Florida ranks 8th best in new economic outlook analysis

Florida finished eighth in a study by the website Rich States, Poor States that examined the 50 states’ economic outlooks based on 15 weighted policy measures.

Florida ranks 9th best on corporate tax study

Florida finished ninth in a study by the Tax Foundation examining how well states have structured their corporate income tax systems in 2020.

Fifth Candidate in Florida CD-19 Pledges Support for Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. House candidate for Florida (district 19), William Figlesthaler, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Florida among the 36 states with major tax changes in 2020

Florida was included in a new analysis from the Tax Foundation identifying 36 states that have major changes to their tax codes taking effect this year.

Florida job growth this year projected at 1.9%

Job growth in Florida is expected to reach 1.9 percent by the end of 2020, down from the state's 2019 job growth of 2.5 percent, according to a new study by Kiplinger that assessed state economic outlooks.

Overwhelming Support in Florida CD-19 for Term Limits on Congress

U.S. Term Limits (USTL), the leader in the non-partisan national movement to limit terms for elected officials, praises 2020 U.S. House candidate for Florida (district 19), State Rep. Byron Donalds for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Florida lacks adequate funds to weather moderate recession

Florida would lack adequate revenues to manage a moderate economic downturn without raising taxes or cutting services, according to a new analysis from Moody’s Analytics.

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