Cuba News: Joe Garcia urges permanent ban on off-shore drilling in Florida

Over 1,300 Floridians have already signed our petition urging Gov. Crist to call an emergency legislative session to permanently ban offshore drilling in Florida.

Last Thursday, I saw first-hand the economic impact the BP oil spill has had on our community.

After meeting with small business owners in Collier, I was deeply touched by stories of how the spill is directly affecting our state’s already rippled economy—stories of cancelled home rentals, declining home values and potential job losses in the thousands.

Florida’s families shouldn’t bear the economic costs of an oil spill.

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