"Alcohol to go" gets Florida Senate green light

Gov. Ron DeSantis issued an executive order last year that allowed what has become known as “alcohol to go” as a way to help restaurants......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 8th, 2021

Florida lawmakers give green light to smokable marijuana

Patients could soon be allowed to smoke medical marijuana, but they’d have to purchase pre-rolled joints with filters, under a measure approved by a key House panel Tuesday. Committees in the House and Senate advanced legislation to nix Floridaâ.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 13th, 2019

Some Florida beaches are already starting to reopen after officials were criticized for not closing them right away during spring break

Joe Raedle/Getty Images Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday gave the green light f.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2020

Some Florida beaches are already starting to reopen after officials were criticized for not shutting them down right away during spring break

Joe Raedle/Getty Images Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis just gave the green light for some beaches in north Florida to reopen, despite the fact that the state con.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 17th, 2020

Spending plans point to "lean year" in higher ed for Florida

A Senate budget proposal calls for a nearly $217 million reduction in spending on the state university system......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2021

Deal reached to lower Florida business rent tax

Florida businesses would get a second massive benefit as lawmakers move toward requiring out-of-state retailers to collect sales taxes on purchases made by Floridians, under a deal announced Monday by House and Senate leaders......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 30th, 2021

MetroHealth expansion gets green light

The $42 million, three-story addition is slated to open in fall 2022......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 29th, 2021

Dallas City Council gives DART green light for federal funding on $1.7B downtown Dallas subway

Here's what to know about D2......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 27th, 2021

Florida Senate panel supports limiting insulin costs

The bill wouldn’t restrict what drug manufacturers can charge for insulin......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2021

Campus "intellectual freedom" gains traction in Florida

Results of the survey could be used “to identify strengths and weaknesses in public postsecondary institutions’ efforts to protect free speech rights,” according to a Senate staff analysis of the measure......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 19th, 2021

"Eyeball wars" heat up again in Florida Senate

A Senate panel approved a bill that would allow optometrists to perform some laser surgeries and prescribe opioids for patients......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2021

Trump hinted at Lara Trump"s rumored Senate run during a speech at a fundraiser for dogs at Mar-a-Lago

The charity, Big Dog Ranch Rescue has spent $1.9 million at Trump-owned properties over the past seven years, HuffPost reported. ORLANDO, FLORIDA - FEBRUARY 28: Former U.S. President Donald Trump addresses .....»»

Category: worldSource: nytMar 13th, 2021

Florida combines health and business liability bills

Major legislation intended to shield businesses and health care providers from lawsuits related to Covid-19 is headed to the full Senate after a panel merged two bills into one lengthy proposal......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2021

Grayscale is interested in filing for a US bitcoin ETF if regulators give the green light, its chief executive says

Michael Sonnenshein said Grayscale, which runs a $37 billion bitcoin trust, wants to "stay in front of investor demand." Michael Sonnenshein is the CEO of Grayscale Investments. Grayscale I.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 12th, 2021

Actor Kel King Says More Automakers Should Follow Tesla To Make America Greener

Prolific Actor Kel King sheds light on the importance of maintaining a ‘green’ America To what extent can we affect the future of our climate? Exploring the extent of human.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytMar 12th, 2021

Florida Senate to take up online sales tax plan

The issue has run into opposition in past years because of arguments that it could be viewed as a tax increase......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 10th, 2021

Airlines are betting on a rapid vaccine rollout to increase bookings but the CDC hasn"t changed its travel guidance yet

The CDC still hasn't given vaccinated individuals the green light to travel despite flight searches and the number of daily flyers continuing to soar. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention hasn't yet approved travel for vaccinated in.....»»

Category: smallbizSource: nytMar 9th, 2021

: Italy approves AstraZeneca’s COVID-19 vaccine for over 65s

Italy joins France and Germany in reversing its stance, giving green light for use of the shot in older people......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2021

Ballparks, theme parks get green light to welcome fans — with conditions

Play ball — with fans! That was the word late Friday from the California Department of Public Health, which announced that stadiums and live outdoor performance venues can reopen throughout the state — including in counties still in the.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 5th, 2021

Path to Covid-liability protection in Florida has gotten bumpy

While March 2 was just the first day of the 2021 legislative session, Republicans in the House and Senate showed signs they continue to go in different directions on the sweeping proposals......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 4th, 2021

Bill introduced in Florida Senate to authorize sports wagering

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallFeb 25th, 2021