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May 2017

Press Release: Statement by Floridians for Fair Business Practices Regarding Governor Scott’s veto of Senate Bill 106

Floridians for Fair Business Practices would like to thank our coalition members and supporters, sponsors Senate President Pro Tempore Anitere Flores... Full Statement »

Press Release: The Facts Behind the Fiction on Senate Bill 106

Press Release Statement by Floridians for Fair Business Practices: The Facts Behind the Fiction on Senate Bill 106 » Legislation that would allow retailers to sell spirits within their stores instead of a separate liquor box is currently sitting on Governor Scott’s desk. The bill provides an opportunity to enhance Florida’s economy and empower customer choice, among other positives, and is about instilling free market principles in an industry that has been dominated by governmental protectionism since Prohibition. Read Full Press Release »

December 2016

Floridians for Fair Business Practices Applauds Legislators for Common Sense, Pro-Business Bill

Tallahassee, FL - Senator Anitere Flores (R-Miami) and Representative Bryan Avila (R-Hialeah) today announced the filing of a bill to repeal a Prohibition era law that restricts the ability of certain businesses to remain competitive in the modern marketplace. Read More »

December 2015

Editorial Commentary: Liquor Sale Wall Still Stands

The Tampa Tribune, Joe Brown, December 31, 2015 -- The other day I checked out the grand opening of a remodeled Publix in Britton Plaza in South Tampa. It looked nice and new, but the only [...]

November 2015

April 2015

Statement from Floridians for Fair Business Practices Regarding the Unfavorable Vote on HB 107

(Tallahassee, Fla.) –Floridians for Fair Business Practices (FFBP) today released the following statement in response to the Florida House Regulatory Affairs Committee’s unfavorable vote on House Bill 107 sponsored by Rep. Greg Steube (R-Sarasota). The [...]