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The Employer Mandate Myth

One of the arguments for not supporting the Florida Competitive Workforce Act is that it would mandate small businesses to hire and serve LGBT people. This argument is unfounded and distracts from the truth. Hundreds of local elected officials across the state, both Republican and Democrat, have taken the lead by passing local variations of [...]

By |December 21st, 2015|PRISM Blog Post|0 Comments

Top Florida Employers Make National List of Best Places to Work for LGBTs

(Tallahassee, Fla.) – The Human Rights Campaign (HRC) published its Corporate Equality Index 2016, and 10 companies on the Florida Businesses for a Competitive Workforce coalition scored a perfect 100-percent rating on the annual report.

By |November 24th, 2015|Press Release, PRISM Blog Post|0 Comments

Florida Businesses for a Competitive Workforce Coalition Talks with Talk Radio Host Ed Dean about the Competitive Workforce Act

Syndicated Talk Radio Host Ed Dean interviewed the Campaign Manager of the Florida Businesses for a Competitive Workforce coalition, Patrick Slevin, on Nov. 19, 2015, to talk about the Competitive Workforce Act. The coalition was pleased to have an opportunity to discuss with the conservative host of the #1 radio talk show in Florida why the bi-partisan legislation [...]

By |November 19th, 2015|News Article, PRISM Blog Post|0 Comments