-Florida House Economic Development and Tourism Subcommittee Passes HB 451-
Members and supporters of The Whole Picture: Saving Florida Film and Digital Jobs coalition today applauded the Florida House Economic Development and Tourism Subcommittee for passing House Bill 451 sponsored by Rep. Mike Miller (R-Winter Park). The bill gained overwhelming bipartisan support in the committee, and aims to save Florida film and digital jobs while attracting more business and tourists to the state. With more than 16,000 Florida-based companies providing local jobs, the film, entertainment, and digital industry is worth saving.
Rep. Miller presented on the bill stating, “Why am I here before you today? Because there are 39 states aggressively pursuing our TV, film, and digital media industry. Many of