Letters and feedback: May 11, 2017

Message to Gov. Rick Scott Since Day 1, Gov. Rick Scott has strived to make Florida the No. 1 state in the nation to do business. He has been a strong advocate of growing businesses and jobs. As a small business owner, I applaud our governor. But now we need him more...

Letter: Gov. Scott should veto bill

As a small business owner, I encourage Gov. Scott to veto SB 106. This bill will not only allow big box stores to push our small, local liquor stores out of shopping centers due to no-compete clauses, but it will cause the loss of many jobs all over the state. Read...

Letter: Save small businesses

I am the owner of 1005 Liquors in Davenport that employs 26 employees. If Senate Bill 106 is signed into law, I am facing the possible loss of my business. The loss of my business will be an approximate loss of $1.25 million dollars in wages read...