Crisafulli Earns High Marks from Florida Chamber of Commerce
By Matt O'Hern // May 24, 2013
BREVARD COUNTY, FLORIDA – State Representative Steve Crisafulli, R-Merritt Island, received the highest possible rating from the Florida Chamber of Commerce.
According to a release from the Florida Chamber of Commerce, 25 Florida Chamber-backed bills were passed during the 2013 Florida Legislative Session. Crisafulli and 72 other representatives earned an “A” grade for voting to make Florida more competitive and in support of the priority jobs issues outlined in the Florida Chamber’s 2013 Business Agenda.
” I’m honored to receive 100% A from the Florida Chamber of Commerce,” Crisafulli said. “As a small businessman, I stand with the Chamber to improve Florida’s economy and business climate.”
Crisafulli, who is in line to become the Florida House Speaker in 2014, earned a 100% score for his votes during the session.
FLORIDA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE 2013 REPORT CARD FACTS
- 20 Senators earned an “A” – up from 17 in 2012,
- 73 Representatives earned an “A” – down from 79 last year,
- 83% – Grade Point Average for all lawmakers, and
- Both presiding officers, President Don Gaetz and Speaker Will Weatherford, earned a 100 – “A.”