Florida’s history with state constitutions is storied. We have had six different constitutions over our 175 years. Our most recent constitution was ratified just 52 years ago, and we possess more ways to amend the constitution than any other state. In most election years, ballot initiatives are fairly clear and [...]
By ILEANA ROS-LEHTINEN ORLANDO SENTINEL | AUG 30, 2020 AT 7:00 AM When you work in politics, you find out really early that the most important question you have to answer is what is a person’s “vote-moving” issue? Floridians who have moved from Puerto Rico — American citizens who have the full right to [...]
August 25, 2020 By: Senator Jeff Brandes There is a financial technology (fintech) revolution happening, and it is time for Florida to lead. One exciting aspect of this revolution has been the introduction of blockchain technologies and the growing use of cryptocurrencies. Cryptocurrencies, like Bitcoin, are peer-to-peer electronic cash payment [...]
(The Center Square) – If Florida lawmakers tweak the state’s money transmission regulations and adopt several relatively minor financial technology (fintech) measures, the Sunshine State could become the next Wyoming in capitalizing on the $100 billion global Bitcoin market. “Florida can and should become a leader in the advancement of [...]
By: David Freddoso CLICK HERE TO READ THE FULL PDF Introduction In 2017, Florida overtook New York to become the state with the largest Puerto Rican population in America. This milestone serves to illustrate just how much political influence the Puerto Rican diaspora has come to exercise, even though Puerto [...]
June, 8 2020 JMI's Director of Technology and Innovation, Andrea O'Sullivan, joins Juliette's Uncommon Knowledge podcast to talk about Bitcoin. Cryptocurrency has increasingly come to the foreground of financial discussions, in this podcast, Andrea O'Sullivan offers first-hand experience surrounding Bitcoin and information on related currencies. Listen in at: https://juliettesuncommonknowledge.libsyn.com/andrea-osullivan-on-bitcoin
On this episode of Pundits on the Porch, JMI's Vice President of Policy interviews the President of the Ethics and Religious Liberty Commission Dr. Russell Moore.
On this episode of Pundits on the Porch, JMI's President and CEO, Dr. Bob McClure talks with three business leaders for an episode for JMI's video series, Policy Gone Viral. Kathleen Kelly, Kevin's Fine Outdoor and Gear Susie Bush Transou, Hearth & Soul Sherman Rosier, Fit and Functional Gym [...]
The Bob Harden Show graciously hosts JMI's president, Dr. Bob McClure. This insightful interview encapsulates an analysis of the Florida governor's response to the COVID-19 pandemic, and offers a comprehensive road map for the Future of Florida, using JMI's "Five Principles for Prosperity."