Florida Retail Federation PAC Endorses Rebecca Smith for Florida House District 60

Small business owner Rebecca Smith is the choice in House District 60 for Florida’s premier retail industry association

TALLAHASSEE, FL – The Florida Retail Federation (FRF) PAC, the state’s premier trade association representing retailers for over 75 years, today announced its endorsement of Rebecca Smith for the Florida House. Smith, a Republican, is running for election in House District 60 in Tampa.

"Rebecca is a proven local business and community leader whose success in launching her own successful small business shows that her input and experience will be a tremendous addition to the Florida House,” said FRF President & CEO Randy Miller. “We look forward to Rebecca bringing her knowledge and expertise to help pass laws and reduce regulations to help support Florida businesses.”

Smith launched A.D. Morgan, a very successful construction management company, more than 30 years ago and today the company employs as many as 50 people. She is a longtime resident of Tampa and has held prominent positions with many organizations including, The Committee of 200, National Board of Directors for the Better Business Bureau, U.S. Department of Defense, the Governor’s Task Force for Minority Business Certification, the Governor’s Council for Small & Minority Business, Leadership Florida and a member of the Board of Trustees for “The Spring”, a spouse abuse safe haven facility.

The Florida Retail Federation is the statewide trade association representing retailers -- the businesses that sell directly to consumers. Florida retailers provide one out of every five jobs in the state, pay more than $49 billion in wages annually, and collect and remit more than $20 billion in sales taxes for Florida’s government each year. For more information, visit the FRF website, and follow FRF on Facebook and Twitter. 

Article originally posted on http://frf.org.