Blog 2018-04-30T18:43:40-04:00


1609, 2019

Tony Carvajal

By | September 16th, 2019|

On this episode of Pundits on the Porch, Sal Nuzzo interviews Tony Carvajal, Executive Vice President of the Florida Chamber Foundation. Tony and Sal discuss the Chamber's 2030 project. By 2030, Florida will add five million more residents. Are our roads and bridges ready? Do we have enough clean [...]

1109, 2019

Governor Ron DeSantis Appoints Five to the Government Efficiency Task Force

By | September 11th, 2019|

Tallahassee, Fla. – Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced the appointments of Sal Nuzzo, Tarren Bragdon, Jonathan Satter, Keith Wold and Ed Moore to the Government Efficiency Task Force. Sal Nuzzo Nuzzo, of Tallahassee, is the vice president of policy and the director of the Center for Economic Prosperity at the James [...]

1109, 2019

Florida ranks among best states for business but legal, regulatory challenges remain

By | September 11th, 2019|

TALLAHASSEE -- A new CNBC report ranks Florida as the nation's 12th best state for business. The report ranked all 50 states on measures including legal and regulatory environment, access to capital, infrastructure and cost of of living. Florida's overall ranking puts the state one spot behind Indiana and a [...]

1908, 2019

Clay Ingram

By | August 19th, 2019|

On this episode of Pundits on the Porch, Dr. Bob McClure interviews Clay Ingram, the CEO of Volunteer Florida. Clay is a graduate of Florida State University, where he received his undergraduate degree in general communication and was a member of the 1999 National Championship football team. He served [...]

508, 2019

Commissioner Richard Corcoran

By | August 5th, 2019|

On the episode of Pundits on the Porch, Dr. Bob McClure sits down with Florida Department of Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran. Commissioner Corcoran has been a practicing attorney in Florida for almost 20 years. He also served as the Speaker of the Florida House from 2016-2018. During his tenure [...]

3007, 2019

State Think Tank Backs Fort Lauderdale’s Climate Change Decision

By | July 30th, 2019|

By Sarah Downey | Jul 29, 2019 TALLAHASSEE -- A Florida public policy organization supports the recent decision by Fort Lauderdale city officials to forgo involvement in climate change litigation. Sal Nuzzo, vice president of policy at the James Madison Institute in Tallahassee, said it’s the right choice for taxpayers. [...]

2207, 2019

Secretary Mary Mayhew

By | July 22nd, 2019|

On this episode of Pundits on the Porch, Sal Nuzzo interviews Florida's Agency for Health Care Administration Secretary Mary Mayhew. Secretary Mayhew is the the former Maine commissioner of Health and Human Services. Most recently, Mayhew served as the deputy administrator and director of Medicaid and the Children’s Health Insurance [...]

1207, 2019

White House Event Shows Conservative Values Best for the Environment

By | July 12th, 2019|

Often, conservatives are unfairly criticized for not putting “sufficient” emphasis on expressed plans for environmental preservation. It is a widely held (but inaccurate) belief that conservative policy puts profit motives above the stewardship of our environment. And while it may help to rile up the liberal base, the reality on [...]