March 3, 2014
Tallahassee, Fla. – The Associated Industries of Florida (AIF) Board of Directors today announced it has unanimously endorsed Governor Rick Scott and Florida Cabinet members, Attorney General Pam Bondi, Chief Financial Officer Jeff Atwater and Commissioner of Agriculture Adam Putnam, in their bid for re-election for the 2014 Election Cycle.
“AIF Board of Directors unanimously endorses Governor Rick Scott and the entire Florida Cabinet in their campaigns for re-election for the 2014 Election Cycle,” said AIF President and CEO Tom Feeney. “The Governor campaigned on ‘Let’s Get to Work’ and continues that mission today with ‘It’s Working Florida.’ And, we believe the Governor and each member of the Cabinet has proven they are focused on getting our economy back on track.”
“The Governor and Cabinet members are doing all they can to not only attract new job creators to Florida, but keep businesses in the state working smoothly and money in the pockets of hardworking Floridians through tax cuts and reduced regulation,” said Feeney. “Each of the candidates share the same goals as our AIF Board of Directors, and we are proud to stand in support of them as they seek re-election this year.”
Known as “The Voice of Florida Business” in the Sunshine State, AIF has represented the principles of prosperity and free enterprise before the three branches of state government since 1920. A voluntary association of diversified businesses, AIF was created to foster an economic climate in Florida conducive to the growth, development, and welfare of industry and business and the people of the state.