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Tourism plays a large role in Florida's economy. The state House Committee on Tourism and Trade reported in 2007 that tourism generated $4 billion in sales tax revenue and employed nearly 1 million people. But airlines are cutting back on flights and people are watching their pennies while the economy retrenches. So how has Florida's travel and tourism industry been faring? And what's the outlook for the months ahead? We check in on tourism, this week on Florida Matters.
Monday at 10:00 PM on WSMR 89.1
The panel explores the balance that is struck between collaboration and competition among Florida's many potential travel destinations.