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Florida finishes 13th on best state ranking

Florida was ranked the 13th best state in the nation, based on criteria such as health care, public education and economic growth, according to a new analysis by U.S. News.

Pence calls on Florida business owners to support USMCA trade agreement

Vice President Mike Pence met with a group of Florida business leaders in Jacksonville on Monday to discuss the local implications of the U.S.-Mexico-Canada Agreement (USMCA), telling the audience that the manufacturing industry was responsible for 20,000 of the 454,000 new jobs created in Florida during the Trump administration.

Sheila Griffin 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 Sheila Griffin, U.S. House candidate from Florida congressional district 13, for signing the pledge for an amendment to term limit Congress.

Analysis: IRS audit rate for Miami-Dade County residents is highest in Florida

Miami-Dade County residents were audited by the Internal Revenue Service at a greater rate than similar jurisdictions in Florida, according to an analysis by the website 24/7 Wall St.

Analysis: State and local tax burden in Florida is 7th lowest in U.S.

On a scale of lowest to highest, the state and local effective tax rate for Florida ranks seventh in the nation, according to a new WalletHub.com study of tax burdens imposed by the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

School board term limits nearing legislative deadline

Time appears to be running out for a proposed constitutional amendment that would impose eight-year term limits on Florida's the state’s school board members to clear the legislature and eventually be presented to voters in 2020.

Analysis: Florida ranks 30th highest on state cigarette taxes

The state cigarette taxes charged in Florida ranked 30th in the nation, according to a new analysis from the Tax Foundation based on 2016 data.

Average tax refund in Florida ranks 19th highest in the nation

Average federal tax refunds in Florida ranked 19th among the 50 states, according to a new analysis from the website 24/7 Wall St.

Florida posts 26th lowest property tax rate in new national study

Florida ranked 26th in the nation in a recent WalletHub analysis of property tax rates among the 50 states and the District of Columbia.

COMMENTARY: Sweet Dreams: Why America Needs to Say Goodnight to Tariffs

For many Americans, trade disputes between the United States and foreign countries like China may seem inconsequential or go entirely unnoticed. But trade wars lead to tariffs, which—in the case of some infants—can be a matter of life or death.

Analysis: Walton County has fastest growing local economy in Florida

Walton County was ranked the top-performing local economy in Florida in a Wall St. 24/7 analysis of counties’ gross domestic product growth from 2012 to 2015.

Senator Ed Hooper Honored for Supporting Term Limits

Melbourne-based U.S. Term Limits, the nation’s largest pro-term limits group, has just honored State Senator Ed Hooper from the Tampa area as a 2019 “Champion of Term Limits.”

Analysis: Mid-range earners in Florida rank 34th highest on federal tax cut benefits

Middle-range income earners in Florida ranked 34th in the nation in terms of how they benefited from the federal Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, according to a new Tax Foundation analysis.

Florida ranks 9th highest for state-imposed gas taxes

Florida finished ninth in a ranking of the taxes and fees that states place on gasoline, according to the Washington-based Tax Foundation.

Analysis: Florida ranks 24th most reliant on federal aid

Florida finished 24th in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states rely most on federal aid funding as a percentage of their general-fund revenue.

Palm Beach and Broward Lawmakers Honored for Supporting Term Limits

Melbourne-based U.S. Term Limits, the nation’s largest pro-term limits group, has honored four lawmakers from Palm Beach County as 2019 “Champions of Term Limits.”

Analysis: Florida ranks 6th best in corporate tax study

Florida finished sixth in a study by the Tax Foundation examining which states have the most business-friendly corporate income tax structures.

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