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Saturday, August 25, 2012

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PolitiFact: Connie Mack says Florida business needs 31 permits to expand
St. Petersburg Times Thu, 23 Aug 2012 08:55 AM PDT
Itâs one of U.S. Rep. Connie Mackâs favorite stories for the campaign trail. Owners of a Cape Coral-based boat building company want to expand and hire new people. But a long list of government-imposed permits and fees threaten to capsize their plans. "Thereâs a small business in my district. They wanted to expand their business," Mack said during a recent visit to Saylerâs Suncoast Water in .

I rarely comment on these articles but I can't help my self on this one.  NONE of these are Federal requirements! They are all state and local requirements, state and local fees and permits! And this is in a state controlled by the very people who are complaining loudest about too many regulations!  Seems to me there is a but of hypocrisy here.

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SA BOAT-BUILDING INDUSTRY PLAYS A HUGE ROLE IN THE ECONOMY. Johannesburg Boat Show. The South African boat-building industry plays huge role in the economy. At last count the industry employed some 3 500 people involved in local boat ...

 Cub Scouts set sail as they learn recycling skills building boats
Memphis Commercial Appeal
Each scout created their sailing craft from materials they found around the house. The boats could be any design as long as they were made from items that would normally be thrown away. Parents and boys had fun creating their own one-of-a-kind design

 OUR VIEW: Piece by piece, we will build a stronger region
Utica Observer Dispatch
Of all the places to choose from, in Canada or the U.S., Tamarack Lake Electric Boat Co. made Rome the spot to grow their budding business. This niche company began building its solar powered boats Wednesday. While this opening brings four to eight ...

 Olympics are a boon for Michigan sailboat builder
Trade Only Today
Olympics are a boon for Michigan sailboat builder. Posted on 24 August 2012. Attention: open in a new window. Print · Share. Tweet · Share on LinkedIn. At the London Olympics, Richland, Mich., boatbuilder Jon VanderMolen pulled off a feat not even ...

 Local boat builder gets D.C. look
Bristol Phoenix Fri, 24 Aug 2012 07:40 AM PDT
At Bristol Boat Company on Burnside Avenue, boatbuilders remained focused on their individual tasks on Tuesday afternoon. They were there working to rebuild a Herreshoff S class yacht

Vintage boats add charm to Lake Champlain Maritime Festival
The Burlington Free Press Fri, 24 Aug 2012 03:38 AM PDT
Pat Carey of Stowe sits aboard her boyfriend's 1938 Elco Marinette for the Vintage Boat Show at the annual Lake Champlain Maritime Festival on the Burlington Waterfront on Friday.  

Boat manufacturers to meet in Lake Norman
Charlotte Observer
Capitalizing on the high-powered politicians and others who will descend on the Charlotte area during the Democratic National Convention, the National Marine Manufacturers Association will meet in Lake Norman next week to raise awareness about how ...

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