Florida's Bush Says State's Recovery from 'Traumatic' Hurricanes on Track
- What Hurricanes? Sigo, Shelley // Bond Buyer;8/18/2005, Vol. 353 Issue 32199, p27
Reports on the comment of Florida Governor Jeb Bush on the increase of visitors to the state, despite the damages caused by hurricanes in year 2004. Financing of the state public-private tourism agency; Estimate of the economic impact of the Visit Florida campaign.
- Jeb Bush. // Campaigns & Elections (1996);Jun2002, Vol. 23 Issue 5, p18
Profiles Florida Governor Jeb Bush. Educational background; Details on his career in politics; Achievements of Bush during his term as governor.
- A Third Bush in the White House? Morella, Michael // U.S. News Digital Weekly;1/2/2015, Vol. 7 Issue 1, p10
A quiz about former Florida governor John Ellis "Jeb" Bush is presented.
- Florida Governor Prepared to Tap Reserves for Frances. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;9/3/2004, Vol. 349 Issue 31962, p4
Focuses on the declaration of a state of emergency by Florida Governor Jeb Bush with Hurricane Frances approaching. Use of undesignated surplus funds, the Working Capital Fund and the Budget Stabilization Fund; Determination of state's credit rating; Significance of reserves.
- OCCUPATIONAL LICENSING AND ASYMMETRIC INFORMATION: POST- HURRICANE EVIDENCE FROM FLORIDA. Skarbek, David // CATO Journal;Winter2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1, p73
The article discusses the aspect of occupational licensing and examines the licensing laws that allegedly mitigate the problems associated with informational asymmetries in Florida. It explores the government's response to Hurricanes Frances and Katrina happened between 2004 and 2005. In...
- Wilma Forces Florida Election Officials to Postpone Some Upcoming Votes. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;11/1/2005, Vol. 354 Issue 32250, p35
Reports that Governor Jeb Bush has postponed the mayoral and city commission primary election because of difficulties caused by Hurricane Wilma in Miami, Florida. Decrease in precinct clerks; Justification of the postponement of the elections; Damage caused by the hurricane in the area.
- HURRICANE CYCLE YET TO REACH ITS PEAK. // New Scientist;9/25/2004, Vol. 183 Issue 2466, p6
The article reports that Hurricane-battered residents of the Caribbean, Florida and Alabama are facing another 10 or 20 bad years of high hurricane activity. Hurricanes have been on the increase over the past decade as part of a natural multi-decadal cycle. Hurricanes are more likely to form...
- Eastern North Pacific Hurricane Season of 2002. Franklin, James L.; Avila, Lixion A.; Beven II, John L.; Lawrence, Miles B.; Pasch, Richard J.; Stewart, Stacy R. // Monthly Weather Review;Oct2003, Vol. 131 Issue 10, p2379
The 2002 eastern North Pacific hurricane season is summarized and the year's tropical cyclones are described. The season featured 12 named tropical storms, of which 6 became hurricanes. Five of the six hurricanes reached an intensity of 100 kt or higher. There were two landfalling cyclones,...
- FLORIDA: Jeb Bush's Tax Legacy. Sigo, Shelly // Bond Buyer;12/28/2006, Vol. 358 Issue 32539, p27
The article reports on Florida Governor Jeb Bush's tax legacy with the official repeal of the state's intangibles tax on stocks, bonds, notes, government leaseholds, and interests in limited partnerships registered with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Bush pushed for the repeal since he...