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Flawed Regulatory System Encourages Bad Behavior By Electric Utilities
Josiah Neeley

The summer of 2020 saw shocking allegations of criminal conduct by electric companies in two midwestern states.

In July, Commonwealth Edison (ComEd), a subsidiary of Exelon Corporation, agreed to…

, WFTV 9
‘The only feasible option’: Disney Parks to lay off 28K workers in Florida, California
Jonathan Bydlak

From WFTV 9:

“We’re not in a situation where what happens in one state or with one, one company, doesn’t impact everyone across the entire the entire country, and, frankly, across the…

, CASAA
CASAA Heads Up – News – Updates 9.21.2020
Chelsea Boyd

From CASAA:

Don’t miss the 11th Global Tobacco & Nicotine Forum! Great R Street commentary on Florida flavor ban veto. Fridley, MN makes cigarettes easier to buy than safer alternatives….

, Politico
States crowd into Florida voting rights case as election nears
Arthur Rizer

From Politico:

The Cato Institute, a libertarian think tank, joined nonprofit advocacy group the Fines and Fees Justice Center, the free-market R Street Institute and the Florida Association of…

, WFLA Orlando
Radio: Florida Round Table with R.J. Lehmann
R.J. Lehmann

From WFLA Orlando:

On this edition of the Florida Roundtable Yaffee interviews insurance Expert R.J. Lehmann on why everyone in the state of Florida should get Flood insurance for their…

The Exchange
R.J. Lehmann

From The Philanthropy Roundtable:

That according to Victoria Bell of The Philanthropy Roundtable, who analyzes this effort in a recent report for the R Street Institute. For an inspiring chronicle…

, MarketWatch
Ygrene Passes $1 Billion Milestone In Florida
R.J. Lehmann

From MarketWatch:

“PACE-financing offers a market-friendly approach to help homeowners invest in risk mitigation,” said R.J. Lehmann, Director of Finance, Insurance and Trade Policy for the R…

, Ygrene Energy Fund
Ygrene Passes $1 Billion Milestone In Florida
R.J. Lehmann

From Ygrene Energy Fund:

“PACE-financing offers a market-friendly approach to help homeowners invest in risk mitigation,” said R.J. Lehmann, Director of Finance, Insurance and Trade Policy for the…

, The Floridian
Conservative Think Tank Enters Vote-by-Mail Debate in Florida As Governor DeSantis Mulls Options
Marc Hyden

From The Floridian:

In the article, Marc Hyden of R Street, a group that is as reliably conservative as they come, argues that like it or not, the pandemic requires relying on voting procedures…

The “New Normal” Shouldn’t Include Limited Voting Access
Marc Hyden

The coronavirus has fundamentally altered society – at least on a short-term basis – and may even change how Americans vote. In fact, Florida Governor Ron DeSantis is currently mulling over a…