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Florida’s elected officials must reject climate change litigation

NEWS-PRESS January 16, 2019 By: Sal Nuzzo As stewards of a multi-sector economy that extends far beyond the state’s sunny beaches, Florida’s elected officials have unique opportunities to lead the nation in adopting strategies to create jobs and avoiding moves that needlessly antagonize businesses. A stark example of what to [...]

By |2020-06-08T14:03:17-04:00January 17th, 2019|Press|Comments Off on Florida’s elected officials must reject climate change litigation

Starbucks’ Last Straw

By Patrick Martin Starbucks’ decision to discontinue its use of plastic straws is an example of a market-based solution in action. The coffee giant made the decision to expand its use of a strawless “sippy cup” style lid earlier this month. The decision follows a years-long movement in the U.S. [...]

By |2020-07-29T12:34:27-04:00August 8th, 2018|Blog|Comments Off on Starbucks’ Last Straw

01/24/00 – OSHA Releases Alligators into Sewer System

Legend says that alligators live in New York City's sewers: Long ago New Yorkers traveling to Florida purchased baby alligators, but after returning home they discovered that alligators make poor pets. Most died, but some were tossed into toilets and storm drains alive. The alligators liked the sewers. They live [...]

By |2020-06-09T12:15:28-04:00January 24th, 2000|Issue Commentary, Publications|Comments Off on 01/24/00 – OSHA Releases Alligators into Sewer System