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September 25, 2016

Government/Politics & Law

A Soda Crack-Down at School

A state lawmaker wants to ban beverages with high-fructose corn syrup from public schools. Read more »
Published on 12/1/2007

'Road Racket' Still Relevant in 2007

A Trend story on highway contractors, written in 2000, is honored as one of the top investigative articles of the past 30 years. Reporter Cynthia Barnett talks about how she developed the story. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Re-Reforming Insurance

A band of insurance reformers thinks it has found a better answer. Can it find a political sponsor to champion it? Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Enriching the State

A dozen companies win Governor Business Diversification Awards. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Midsize Law Firms Band Together

They learn from each other. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Legal News Briefs - Nov. 2007

Jorge J. Perez; Keith Daw; Joseph M. Hernandez; E. Zachary Rans; Robert L. Parks; Silvia M. Alderman; Leser , Hunter Taubman & Taubman; Holland & Knight; Theodore C. Taub; Mark A. Connonlly Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Purchasing Election Power

Florida's top executives are placing their bets on who will be the next president. Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Fewer Kids in Schools

In February 2003, the Broward County Planning Services Division issued a report predicting that “significant growth of the school-aged population will continue through 2010.” Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Icon: Gus Stavros

Businessman, philanthropist, Florida Board of Governors member, 82 Read more »
Published on 11/1/2007

Pet Food Company Eating Their Words

When Miami attorney Catherine J. MacIvor heard about the melamine-tainted pet food scare a few months back, her first thought was of her beloved cats, Mimi and Marlowe. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Legal News Briefs - Oct. 2007

George Powell, Duane Morris; Donald J. Beuttenmuller, 4th District Court of Appeals; Kimberly Leach Johnson, Quarles & Brady's; Adriana Dinis, Shannon Tan, Stetson University College of Law; Romano Law Group; Jay G. White III, Florida Bar Association Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Reinvention Time for Crist?

Bob Graham reinvented his leadership style. It may be time for Gov. Crist to consider a similar shift. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

China Syndrome

Florida companies are learning a hard lesson about doing business in China. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Florida: Open for Business

Charlie Crist invites you to learn more about doing business in Florida. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Setting Aside Set-Asides

Broward County has become the second south Florida county to suspend its affirmative action program. Read more »
Published on 10/1/2007

Victory for Sports, Arts

A $1.1-billion project for three downtown sports and entertainment venues went down to the wire but won approval from commissions in Orlando and Orange County in late July. Rendering of... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Image Repair

Amid a fast-growing population in Orlando, some violent crime rose in 2006, and civic and business leaders in the region are wrestling with what the crime statistics mean and what... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Numbers Game

Today, residential construction in North Port is at a near-standstill, and experts are at odds over just how many people actually moved into the homes that were built. Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

The Case Against Incentives

What is Miami-Dade getting in return for public-money incentives to private businesses? Very little, according to a report by Florida International University. DISCONNECT: “A lot of businesses treat these incentives... Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

Drive Now, Pay Later

Builder financing, private operators, more tolls: Is "borrow and spend" right for taxpayers? Read more »
Published on 9/1/2007

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