Florida Chamber to host annual ‘Capitol Days’ next week

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Job creators from throughout Florida will gather in Tallahassee next week for the Florida Chamber of Commerce’s annual Board of Governors Capitol Days and direct their focus on making Florida more competitive. 

Scheduled for March 6-8 at the Hotel Duval in Tallahassee, the Florida Chamber’s Board of Governors Capitol Days provides job creators the opportunity to hear from Florida’s top elected leaders, discuss legislative initiatives that will help make Florida more competitive, meet with lawmakers and advocate the Florida Chamber’s 2013 Florida Business Agenda

Featured speakers for the three-day event include Governor Rick Scott, Pam Bondi, Adam Putnam, Jeff Atwater, and Gray Swoope, as well as Will Seccombe, President & CEO, VISIT FLORIDA, Dr. Tony Bennett, Education Commissioner, Frank Brogan, Chancellor, State University System, Randy Hanna, Chancellor, Florida College System, and Chris Hart, President/CEO, Workforce Florida, Inc.

Featured panel discussions will include “Medicaid Expansion – Pro vs. Con”, “Legal Reform – Expert Evidence, Fair Settlement, Accuracy in Damages, Medical Liability Reform”, and “Education – K-12, Higher Education, Workforce.”

View the complete Florida Chamber Capitol Days agenda for meeting times and locations.

Peter Schorsch is the President of Extensive Enterprises and is the publisher of some of Florida’s most influential new media websites, including SaintPetersBlog.com, FloridaPolitics.com, ContextFlorida.com, and Sunburn, the morning read of what’s hot in Florida politics. SaintPetersBlog has for three years running been ranked by the Washington Post as the best state-based blog in Florida. In addition to his publishing efforts, Peter is a political consultant to several of the state’s largest governmental affairs and public relations firms. Peter lives in St. Petersburg with his wife, Michelle, and their daughter, Ella.