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Policy & Transportation Digest

Posted Saturday, March 25, 2017 By tampachamber

Fight for Tourism continues Industry experts continue to talk about the need for tourism dollars in Florida. A recent move by the Florida House will reduce Visit Florida and make it difficult for the agency to continue to promote the state’s ...

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Policy & Transportation Digest

Posted Friday, March 17, 2017 By tampachamber

Florida House and Senate begin to talk about health care Despite the ongoing debate in Washington, the Florida House and Senate are looking at a series of bills and ideas that they hope will offset some of the state Medicaid cost. Governor continues ...

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Policy & Transportation Digest

Posted Saturday, March 11, 2017 By tampachamber

Elected Florida Secretary of State Senator Aaron Bean offered a joint resolution this week that would allow voters to decide if the office of Secretary of State should be an elected position again. Florida House begins to work on budget cuts ...

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Policy & Transportation Digest

Posted Monday, July 18, 2016 By tampachamber

By Michael Maurino, Director of Government Relations, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Meet the candidates at Hob Nob! The election season heats up at the 2016 Political Hob Nob on Monday, August 1 at the Tampa Hilton Downtown. As of today, 37 ...

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Policy & Transportation Digest

Posted Monday, July 11, 2016 By tampachamber

By Michael Maurino, Director of Government Relations, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Meet the candidates at Hob Nob! The election season heats up at the 2016 Political Hob Nob on Monday, August 1 at the Tampa Hilton Downtown. Meet and greet the ...

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Policy & Transportation Digest

Posted Monday, June 27, 2016 By tampachamber

By Michael Maurino, Director of Government Relations, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce TBX rolls ahead: Early Thursday morning, the Hillsborough Metropolitan Planning Organization approved the inclusion of the Tampa Bay Express project in their ...

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Policy & Transportation Digest

Posted Monday, June 6, 2016 By tampachamber

By Michael Maurino, Director of Government Relations, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce #YesTo20: The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors is encouraging the community to support a 20-year, half-cent sales tax referendum for ...

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Chamber Transportation Survey Results

Posted Wednesday, November 12, 2014 By tampachamber

By: Michael Maurino, Government Relations Coordinator, Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce completed a survey of more than 2,500 people on transportation issues, and found that respondents seek an improved ...

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Trade Council Announces its Schedule of Events

Posted Thursday, February 14, 2013 By tampachamber

The Tampa/Hillsborough International Protocol and Trade Council (Council) is pursuing its endeavors in setting up the Tampa/Hillsborough County area as a key international trade location. In association with the City of Tampa, Hillsborough County, ...

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Chamber Launches TampaMediaCenter.com

Posted Monday, August 20, 2012 By tampachamber

The Greater Tampa Chamber of Commerce officially launched TampaMediaCenter.com, a website that features local stories of interest, spotlighting local businesses, business leaders and institutions. “Our community has a wealth of success ...

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