Florida Business News
- Florida unemployment rate drops to 4.8 percent
State figures released Friday show unemployment was 4.8 percent in March, but the state's unemployment rate is still higher than the national rate of 4.5 percent.
- Sarasota/Manatee had a busy, but flat, tourism season
After a half decade of hand-over-fist growth in visitation, Sarasota and Manatee counties have seen predominantly flat tourism numbers this season.
Lyft has reached an agreement to be the first transportation networking company to charge fares at Jacksonville International Airport.
Sen. Frank Artiles resigned from the Florida Legislature today, consumed by a scandal that erupted three days earlier over a diatribe of insults the Miami Republican unleashed against two lawmakers at a Tallahassee bar.
Government agencies would have to pay attorney fees for people who successfully sue them to obtain public records under a bill heading to Florida Gov. Rick Scott.
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