Local Politics

(From left) Dr. Mike Brennan, board member of Simulation Australia; Mayor Jacobs; Marcus Watson, chairman of Simulation Australia; Beverly Seay, University of Central Florida trustee and MS&T Blue Ribbon Commission member; and Waymon Armstrong, President Engineering & Computer Simulations, Inc. and chair of the MS&T Blue Ribbon Commission.

Jacobs hosts MS&T trade show and reception at convention center

In continuing efforts to bolster the region’s second largest economic driver, Mayor Teresa Jacobs recently hosted a series of Modeling, Simulation and Training (MS&T) events at the Orange County Convention Center. Elected leaders from all levels of government have been promoting MS&T in recent years, an industry contributes nearly $5 billion to Florida’s gross state […]

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From Washington

Jeb announced his possible 2016 Presidential bid yesterday

Former Florida Governor Jeb Bush, who announced yesterday (story HERE) he was actively exploring a 2016 Presidential bid, was critical of the White House’s decision to lift some travel and trade restrictions with Cuba, and the spies exchanged for the release of American Prisoner Alan Gross. Bush published these remarks on social media today… “The […]

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State Politics

The Senate passed the tax savings bill featuring Grayson's amendments

H.R 5771 or the Tax Increase Prevention Act, which received bi-partisan support from the Central Florida Congressional Delegation and featured amendments from 9th District Congressman Alan Grayson has passed the Senate and will be heading to President Obama’s desk, where he is expected to sign it into law. The bill would extend, for one year […]

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