JMI’s Vice President, Sal Nuzzo, joins Drew Steele on Drew Steele Radio to discuss the effects Amendment 2 would have on Florida’s economy, especially in the wake of COVID-19.
JMI's Vice President, Sal Nuzzo, joins Brian Mudd on the Brian Mudd Show to discuss the effects Amendment 2 would have on Florida's economy, especially in the wake of COVID-19.
By: Sal Nuzzo September 10, 2020 After negotiations stalled before Congress packed up for its August recess, Washington is now ready to resume discussing the terms for the nation’s next coronavirus relief package. With unemployment in Florida recently rising to 11.3-percent and small businesses around the state feeling the stress, it [...]
By Anastasia Boden and Sal Nuzzo As Florida re-opens the economy, no one knows quite what to expect. But one thing that’s clear is that medical providers must be ready to respond to whatever comes — and quickly. Unfortunately, the state’s certificate of need laws stand in the way. Just [...]
Other states should repeal rules they’ve temporarily relaxed to deal with the coronavirus epidemic. By Sal Nuzzo and Vittorio Nastasi March 31, 2020 6:47 pm ET The Covid-19 epidemic is putting new strains on the U.S. health-care system. Many states are struggling with shortages of ventilators and personal protective equipment. [...]
by Sal Nuzzo and William Smith | Mar 30, 2020 In the wake of attempts to curb the spread of COVID-19, it’s vital to take every opportunity to examine the impact of healthcare policies on our state’s elderly population. As the virus’ impacts are most concerning in older individuals, the fact that more [...]
By Sal Nuzzo For several years, JMI has engaged in criminal justice policy, advocating for reforms that seek to protect public safety and properly steward taxpayer dollars. One simple but overlooked statistic is more than 90 percent of incarcerated individuals will eventually be released. Whether we accept it or not, [...]
By Sal Nuzzo and Adrian Moore Posted Mar 8, 2020 at 12:08 AM Guest column: Florida Sheriffs report erroneously argues against major criminal justice reforms. A Florida Sheriffs Association recent report highlights their opposition to almost all criminal justice reform, and specifically they oppose changes to Florida’s “Truth in Sentencing” requirement that prisoners serve 85 [...]
Work is better than welfare, yet Florida continues to make it difficult for those at the bottom of the economic ladder to work their way out of poverty. In particular, onerous occupational licensing requirements block many poor Floridians from getting their first job or starting a small business. An occupational license [...]
U.S. Senate legislation aims to prevent surprise bills but actually would hurt doctors and patients, a James Madison Institute policy expert writes. By Sal Nuzzo October 21, 2019 In health care, the Latin phrase “primum non nocere” is the ultimate commandment. Loosely translated as “first, do no harm,” it’s the most [...]