cbs4 My 33 Header Logo

Florida Economy

Credit: Thinkstock

Florida Finances Expected To Remain In Good Shape

Florida’s economy will likely remain in good shape for the next few years, according to state economists .

08/07/2014

(Source: CBS4)

State’s Consumer Confidence Takes Unexpected Jump

There was an unexpected jump in the state’s consumer confidence in the month of June. The monthly University of Florida survey released Tuesday shows consumer confidence jumped up to 82 on a scale of 2 to 150 benchmarked to 1966.

06/24/2014

Oranges in Fort Pierce, Florida (Source: Joe Raedle/Getty Images)

Report: Florida Agriculture Exports Up In 2013

Florida’s international agricultural exports are up, according to a report released Wednesday.

05/21/2014

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist stands at the podium during a walkthrough during day two of the Democratic National Convention at Time Warner Cable Arena on September 5, 2012 in Charlotte, North Carolina.  (Photo by Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Crist Says Florida’s Economy Could Be Doing Much Better

Former Florida Gov. Charlie Crist has admitted that Florida’s economy has improved under Governor Rick Scott’s watch but was quick to add “it could be doing a lot better.”

03/09/2014

(Source: CBS4)

State’s Consumer Confidence Ticks Up Slightly

We’re slowly starting to feel a little better about the economy. At least that’s according to the University of Florida’s monthly survey which found the state’s consumer confidence rated a 78 on a scale fo 2 to 150.

01/28/2014

(Credit: Thinkstock)

Fla. Economists Predict Growth In Local Economy

Florida economist are painting a good picture for the sunshine state’s economy, projecting steady growth over the next few years.

12/06/2013

(Source: CBS4)

State Economists Preparing Budget Forecasts

Florida economists will meet Friday to draw up their forecasts on exactly how much money the state is expected to collect in taxes over the next few years.

CBS Miami–08/09/2013

(Source: Facebook)

Florida Debuts New Economic Development Brand

Can a catchy new slogan attract more businesses to Florida? We’ll soon find out.

CBS4–02/01/2013

Florida Capitol

Forecasters: State Budget Up, Dangers Remain

State forecasters added nearly $400 million to estimated tax revenues over the next year and a half — but warned that dangers like the “fiscal cliff” could still damage a fragile economic recovery powering the gains.

CBS4–12/16/2012

(Photo Credit: Thinkstock)

Florida Economists: Growth To Continue Next Three Years

Proof that Florida’s economy is recovering the recession: state tax collections are up, and Florida economists are predicting that tax revenue will continue to grow over the next three years.

CBS4–12/14/2012

more

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,473 other followers