Via constitutional amendment, Florida legalized medical marijuana in 2016. Reconciling the right of access thus created with a federal prohibition on marijuana possession hasn’t been easy.
The 2017 legislative session resulted in limited lawmaking affecting businesses, but funding was preserved for tourism promotion and economic development.
The Florida Legislature convenes its 2017 session, prepared to tackle a slew of issues that affect business, including worker compensation, education & water availability.
Barry Shields begins preparing the Governor’s Club early for an onslaught of business when legislators come to town.
R. Gwen Graham reflects on her 1st few months in office & her hopes for NW FL.
The behind-the-scenes story of Raimund Herden, the visionary behind Bluewater Bay who has lived the American dream.
Gov. Rick Scott and former Gov. Charlie Crist, talk about their vision for NWFL economic development.
When the Legislature adjourned and went home in May, what did lawmakers do to make life better for business?
When the Legislature went home, this is what they did for — and to — business.
The Niceville Republican talks about his career, his hopes for Northwest Florida and what he hopes to accomplish over his two-year term at the Senate's helm.