May 25, 2017
Florida Business News

With medical marijuana future uncertain, businesses open anyway

As marijuana laws in Florida are being hashed out in Tallahassee, some connected to the medical marijuana industry are moving forward on their own.

Port Everglades receives approval to begin $437 million expansion project

Port Everglades has received approval to begin the most expensive capital improvement in the port's history.

Court ruling throws Florida bag law into limbo

For years, Florida has prohibited local bans on plastic bags and EPS food-service products – or has it?

Florida banking and finance laws to take effect

Out of a handful of bills related to banking and finance that were filed for the 2017 session of the Florida Legislature, only three passed.

President's budget proposal would end Amtrak services in Florida

President Trump's budget proposal would eliminate all Amtrak service in Florida. It would also hinder ongoing efforts to restore service in Florida’s Panhandle and along the Gulf Coast.

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