Florida Chamber of Commerce's file:
Florida Chamber of Commerce

None from Florida

The Florida Chamber of Commerce is a business group that is supporting a series of proposed education reforms that would tie teacher pay increases to student performance.

Recent statements involving Florida Chamber of Commerce

Nevada has been recently ranked No. 1 in "unemployment, foreclosures, violent crime, personal bankruptcy and divorce." 

"Politicians and their corporate lobbyists are trying to take away my right to spend my paycheck how I want."

Says unions "take away" hard-earned money of teachers, firefighters and police officers to play politics.

Says "union bosses" bused protesters to a Central Florida education protest.

The proposed education changes "will not cut one teacher's pay."

Recent stories featuring Florida Chamber of Commerce

Dueling ads over 'paycheck protection' legislation:

Legislation that would prohibit government unions from collecting dues through automated payroll deductions and require unions to get authorizations from members to use dues for political purposes has produced dueling ads from the Florida Chamber of Commerce -- which supports the idea -- and the Florida Education Association -- which opposes it. PolitiFact Florida takes a look at each ad and puts their claims to the Truth-O-Meter.

Advertisement
How to contact us:

We want to hear your suggestions and comments. Email the Florida Truth-O-Meter with feedback and with claims you'd like to see checked. If you send us a comment, we'll assume you don't mind us publishing it unless you tell us otherwise.

Do you know your lawmaker?
Browse The Florida Truth-O-Meter:
Subscribe: