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Free-Market Thinking Is Key for States to Avoid Financial Disaster

July 26, 2017 | Blog

This approach unmistakably is working. The Mercatus research team, among the most comprehensive and professional in the nation, spent several months dissecting the finances of each state in five separate categories and across dozens of specific financial indicators, and ranked Florida’s fiscal condition Number 1 in the nation.

Commentary: States should channel Florida's fiscally conservative approach to prosperity

July 26, 2017 | Blog

It’s shocking to see the budget horror stories coming out of two of the nation’s leading states. Illinois and Connecticut are in fiscal free fall and their leaders are taking the exact wrong approach in their misguided efforts to turn things around. If they were smart, they would look to the example of states like Florida to discover how to weather fiscal storms.


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July 11, 2017
2017 Legislative Session Wrap-Up

Jul 11, 2017 | Tallahassee, FL | 6-8 pm  

June 28, 2017
Panama City Reception

Jun 28, 2017 | Panama City Beach, FL | 5:30-7 pm  

June 14, 2017
June 07, 2017
Sarasota Regional Breakfast

Jun 7, 2017 | Sarasota, FL | 7:30-9 am  

June 06, 2017
Tampa Regional Reception

Jun 6, 2017 | Tampa, FL | 5:30-7 pm  

June 06, 2017
Orlando Regional Luncheon

Jun 6, 2017 | Orlando, FL | 12-1:30 pm  

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