March 1, 2017

Jason Garcia

Florida Trend Associate Editor •

Jason Garcia

Jason Garcia is a graduate of the Phillip Merrill College of Journalism at the University of Maryland. Before coming to Florida Trend, he worked for 13 years for the Orlando Sentinel, where he covered state politics and the tourism industry.

Articles by Jason Garcia:

The Issues: What's on tap for Florida's Legislature
A tighter state budget and promises of spending cuts put pressure on a host of legislative priorities.
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Heavy Hitter: Florida Speaker Richard Corcoran wields power
Florida's new speaker of the House wields more power than any speaker in decades.
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The USTA opens its tennis academy, and KPMG announces big plans.
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Last year, the Florida Supreme Court decided to weigh in on an election law dispute. Its ruling, critics charge, is proof that the court has overstepped.
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Butting heads: Orange County's property appraiser clashes with big business
It's not much of an exaggeration to say that Rick Singh, the elected property appraiser in Orange County, came out of nowhere.
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Florida's new land baron
On July 19 of last year, a land-use attorney from Tallahassee appeared before commissioners in Taylor County, a rural north Florida county about 50 miles southeast of the state capital.
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Acquisitions have made the company a player to be reckoned with.
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The company, which has its timeshare roots in Florida, is tweaking its strategy
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Justice Barbara Pariente: 'The Questioner'
There are seven justices on the Florida Supreme Court. But on the morning of March 4, 2015, every eye in the courtroom was fixed on one judge in particular...
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The science of rebuilding Orlando's science museum
In February 1997, the Orlando Science Center moved into a striking new home, a $48.7-million building overlooking a park.
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Richard Gonzmart, president of the Columbia Restaurant Group, and artist Jason Hulfish hold a news conference to show off the restored Three Little Pigs figurines from the former Fairlyland at Lowry Park. 

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