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Government Affairs

Supporting efforts that further
broad-based prosperity

Championing Regional Efforts

The Partnership works closely with local, state and federal partners to advocate for regional priorities and drive transformational investment into the Orlando region.

The Partnership’s Government Affairs team helps to ensure that our Members of Congress and State Legislators understand the programs and funding mechanisms necessary to build and diversify Florida’s economy, creating a world-class business location.

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    Driving Regional Investment

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    Economic Development

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“Our legislative agenda is critical to the continued success of the Orlando region’s economy. Our legislative focus is to champion initiatives that effectively increase access, mobility and broad-based prosperity….”

– Tim Giuliani

President and CEO, Orlando Economic Partnership

Aligning and educating regional leaders

Government Affairs Initiatives

In addition to ongoing advocacy efforts, the Partnership is training the next generation of elected leaders through the Central Florida Political Leadership Institute (PLI), prioritizing transportation, and driving investment into the region’s emerging semiconductor industry.

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Central Florida Political Leadership Institute

If you are interested in elected office, the Central Florida Political Leadership Institute is a unique, nonpartisan, regional initiative designed to prepare and strengthen the next generation of elected leaders before they formally choose to run for a specific office.

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Prioritizing Transportation

The Partnership supports private and public projects that help to build more vibrant and sustainable communities, contribute to our global competitiveness, create high wage jobs and increase prosperity for all families living, working and learning in the Orlando region.

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Investing in Semiconductors

The Partnership supports initiatives that strengthen our region’s emerging semiconductor industry, helping to diversify our economy, strengthen supply chains, and create high-wage, accessible job opportunities

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Connect With Us

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Shannon McAleavey

Vice President, Government Affairs

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Jordan DeWitt

Associate Director, Government Affairs

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