June 17th COVID-19 Update
Join us Friday for a Virtual Meeting with Florida CFO Jimmy Patronis
Join the Greater Pensacola Chamber of Commerce Friday, June 19th as we hear from Florida CFO Jimmy Patronis. He will be outlining the reopening plans for Florida's economy as well as the state budget and how it has been impacted by Covid-19. There will be a live virtual Q&A session following the program.
There is no charge for the event, but you must register at the link provided here.
Governor DeSantis Warns of Budget Vetoes
In a warning that likely made many of the state's lobbyists weak-kneed, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis on Tuesday acknowledged in stark terms that the coronavirus pandemic will shrink the 2020-21 state budget.
The Republican governor spoke at a late afternoon Capitol news conference to address his administration's ongoing response to COVID-19.
Read more here.