Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 20, 2018

On April 20, 2018, in Scheduling, by Staff

Scott/ Lopez-Cantera Administrative Schedule for Friday, April 20, 2018

Gov. Scott: Southwest Florida Unemployment Rates Remain Low

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

NAPLES, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. Unemployment rates in Southwest Florida areas have dropped in the past year. The Naples area’s unemployment rate was a low 3.4 percent, down 0.3 percentage points from a year ago. Fort Myers’ unemployment rate […]

Gov. Scott: Pensacola Area Added Nearly 3,000 New Jobs Over the Year

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

PENSACOLA, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. The Pensacola area added 2,800 new private-sector jobs in the past year. The area’s unemployment rate was 3.7 percent, down 0.4 percentage points from a year ago. Statewide, Florida businesses created 12,500 new jobs […]

Gov. Scott: Jacksonville Area Ranks Third in State for Job Creation

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. The Jacksonville area added 21,200 new private-sector jobs in the past year, creating the third-highest number of jobs among all Florida metro areas. Jacksonville’s unemployment rate was a low 3.5 percent in March, down […]

Gov. Scott: Tampa Bay Area Ranks Second in State for Job Creation

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

  TAMPA, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. The Tampa Bay area added 28,200 new private-sector jobs in the past year, creating the second-highest number of jobs among all metro areas statewide. Tampa’s unemployment rate was a low 3.6 percent, down […]

Gov. Scott: Miami Businesses Created Nearly 14,000 New Jobs

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

MIAMI, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. Miami added 13,800 new private-sector jobs in the past year, the fourth-highest number of jobs among all Florida metro areas. The unemployment rate in Miami was five percent in March. Statewide, Florida businesses created […]

Gov. Scott: Fort Lauderdale Area Created More Than 11,000 New Jobs Over the Year

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

FORT LAUDERDALE, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. The Fort Lauderdale area added 11,100 new private-sector jobs in the past year, continuing to be among the top five Florida metro areas for private-sector job growth. Fort Lauderdale’s unemployment rate was a […]

Gov. Scott: West Palm Beach Area Created More Than 5,000 New Jobs Over the Year

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. The West Palm Beach area added 5,100 new private-sector jobs in the last year. The area’s unemployment rate was a low 3.6 percent in March, down 0.4 percentage points in the past […]

Gov. Scott: Orlando Area Remains Leader in Job Growth

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

ORLANDO, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010. March 2018 also marked 36 consecutive months of the Orlando area leading job creation in the state, adding 42,000 new private-sector jobs in the past year. The unemployment rate in Orlando was a low […]

Gov. Scott: Florida Businesses Created More Than One and a Half Million Jobs Since December 2010

On April 20, 2018, in News Releases, by Staff

ORLANDO, Fla. — Today, Governor Rick Scott announced that Florida businesses have created more than 1.5 million jobs since December 2010, including 12,500 private-sector jobs in March and more than 167,000 in the past year. Governor Scott made the announcement at VOXX International in Orlando, which moved its state-of-the-art manufacturing facility to Orlando in 2015. […]