August 2, 2015

Politics

Eyeing the GOP

Amy Keller | 6/1/2006
The Tampa Bay Convention & Visitors Bureau is making a bid for the 2008 Republican National Convention. The convention demands at least 20,000 hotel rooms and a facility capable of seating at least 20,500 people. A site selection committee will decide on a list of finalist cities by midsummer and will make a final selection by Feb. 1. Miami is also bidding to host the event.

Tags: Tampa Bay

Digital Access

DIRECT DIGITAL ACCESS
Add digital to your current subscription, purchase a single digital issue, or start a new subscription to Florida Trend.

TABLE OF CONTENTS
An overview of the features and articles in this month's issue of Florida Trend.

ACCESS THIS ISSUE »

Florida Business News

Florida Trend Video Pick

Average age of cars on U.S. roads breaks record
Average age of cars on U.S. roads breaks record

The average age of vehicles on the road in the U.S. is rising, even as consumers snap up more new vehicles -- a paradox attributable to substantial increases in reliability.

Earlier Videos | Viewpoints@FloridaTrend

Ballot Box

Medicare turned 50 this week. Your opinion of the program?

  • Great: I am on it already
  • Great: I look forward to being on it
  • Unsure: I'm not on it yet
  • Not good: I am on it, and don't like it
  • Not good: I could be on it, but don't want to
  • Other (comments welcome)

See Results

Ballot Box
Subscribe