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1401, 2020

Robert McClure: 2020 — an agenda for opportunity

By | January 14th, 2020|

We should debate enthusiastically and disagree vigorously. Welcome to January 2020 — the start of another 60-day Legislative Session and the commencement of what I fully expect to be the single wildest presidential election cycle of my lifetime (and I’ve been around for a lot of them). As policymakers from [...]

1612, 2019

Samantha Sexton

By | December 16th, 2019|

On this episode of Pundits on the Porch, JMI's Director of Communications and Public Affairs Logan Padgett interviews Samantha Sexton. Samantha is the Director of Government Relations for the University of Florida.

1311, 2019

NBA, Nike Should Be Defending Liberty for Hong Kong

By | November 13th, 2019|

By Robert McClure Tuesday, 12 November 2019 05:55 PM As violence worsens (seemingly every day) in Hong Kong, finding answers becomes more abysmal for the NBA. Early into this year's preseason, Houston Rockets General Manager Daryl Morey tweeted out support for protesters in Hong Kong. Following the tweet — which was [...]

1211, 2019

STATEMENT RELEASE: JMI Releases 2020 Policy Priorities

By | November 12th, 2019|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 12, 2019 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org (850) 386-3131 TALLAHASSEE- In recent years, Florida policymakers have begun substantive dialogues on topics such as how to positively address the challenges in health care access and provision, beginning to right size the criminal justice system, adapting a 20th [...]

1211, 2019

20 for ’20: 20 Ways We Will Protect Florida Prosperity in 2020

By | November 12th, 2019|

CLICK HERE TO READ THE PDF  Promote job opportunity through occupational licensing reform. Expand patient-centered, market-based healthcare reforms to address Florida’s healthcare shortages. Safeguard the private property rights of homeowners seeking to home share. Address challenges in Florida’s criminal justice system via effective sentencing reform. Promote a new Economic Development [...]

711, 2019

STATEMENT RELEASE: New Study Ranks Florida the 2nd Most Economically-Free State

By | November 7th, 2019|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 7, 2019 CONTACT: Logan Elizabeth Padgett lpadgett@jamesmadison.org (850) 386-3131 New Study Ranks Florida the 2nd Most Economically-Free State TALLAHASSEE- A new report released today by the Fraser Institute, an independent, non-partisan Canadian public policy think tank, finds that Florida is the 2nd most economically-free state in [...]