Florida CFO Alex Sink Asks BP to Help Protect Florida Tourism

Saturday, May 15, 2010 at 08:23AM

The Chief Financial Officer of the State of Florida, Alex Sink, met with BP officials last Saturday and requested that they help fund an advertising campaign to let the nation know that Florida's beaches are unaffected by the oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico and are open for business.

Florida's tourism industry is worth $65 billion to the state's economy and the beaches are a major reason.  TO READ MORE, CLICK ON THE LINK BELOW: