On Tuesday, February 21, 2017, at 1 p.m., the Florida House Appropriations Committee will take up HB 7005, (formerly PCB CCS 17-01), a bill that will completely eliminate Florida’s economic development and tourism agencies. as well as several dozen programs and organizations that have helped make Florida a leader in job growth and economic diversification. This is the last committee stop before a potential floor vote of the entire Florida House of Representatives.
If you support tourism marketing and economic development initiatives in Florida, click here to email members of the House Appropriations Committee and tell them why.
You can read more about the measure to abolish Enterprise Florida and Visit Florida here.