Publication Date: April 2009
Publisher: National Institute on Money in State Politics (U.S.)
Author(s): Denise Roth Barber
Research Area: Energy; Environment; Politics
Keywords: climate change; vehicle emissions
The Florida State Legislature is considering several bills to address climate change and clean energy. Electric utility companies, auto dealers and others with a major stake in the outcome of these bills are influencing the debate, having made substantial contributions to Florida lawmakers during their 2008 election campaigns.