Speaker Says Visit Florida 'Cleaning Up Their Act' Amid Budget Criticism- Tourism marketing agency Visit Florida is apparently listening to state lawmakers' criticism over their handling of funds, according to House Speaker Richard Corcoran.
Visit Florida Puts Brakes On Racing ContractThe days of Visit Florida Racing running laps at tracks like Watkins Glen and Sebring International Raceway are coming to a screeching halt.
Trump Faces Tough Task Unwinding Obama Cuba PolicyPresident Barack Obama's 2014 opening with Cuba helped funnel travel dollars from the U.S. into military-linked tourism conglomerates even as state security agents waged a fierce crackdown on dissent.
Gov Scott Blasts Budget As Tourism Numbers RiseGov. Rick Scott continued Monday to criticize legislative budget-slashing of the state's tourism marketing as he announced a record-setting quarter of visitors to Florida.
Gov Scott Tout Tourism Numbers During Miami StopGovernor Rick Scott is in South Florida to tout some record tourism numbers for the state.
Despite Tragic Headlines, Orlando Tourism Grew In 2016 Visitors to Orlando - Florida's theme-park mecca- continued to grow last year, despite tragic headlines coming out of the area. The numbers are something that enabled Orlando to keep its bragging rights as the most visited destination in the United States, tourism officials said Thursday.
Tourism Leader Warns Budget Cut Could Cost JobsFlorida's tourism marketing chief says thousands of people may be out of a job across the state as he implored lawmakers to reconsider a funding cute for the agency.
Speaker Offers Money For Visit Florida... With ConditionsHouse Speaker Richard Corcoran is willing to allow Visit Florida to remain alive, at one-third the funding sought by Gov. Rick Scott and with a list of conditions attached.
Florida Hit New Tourism High In 2016 Despite a couple of hurricanes and the Zika outbreak, Florida had another record-setting year for tourism in 2016.
Gov. Scott Continues To Push For Tourism DollarsDespite heavy opposition from House leaders, Governor Rick Scott continues his push to spend tax dollars on business incentives and tourism marketing.
Miami's Little Havana Gains "National Treasure" Label A group looking to preserve a piece of history have their sights set on Miami's Little Havana - the epicenter of the Cuban diaspora.
Florida's Tourism Agency To Pay $73K After 'Mr. 305' Controversy Florida's tourism agency is paying its outgoing president and CEO $73,000 amid a controversial deal with rapper Pitbull that prompted a shakeup.