Senator Jack Latvala

Representing Pinellas and Pasco counties in the Florida Senate

About Jack

About Jack

Jack Latvala is a successful small business owner, who's taken the principles of hard work, common sense and the ability to get things done to the Florida Senate. 

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Gov Scott on Sen Latvala's Tourism Jobs Fight

Senator Latvala at PB Forum Club

Courage During Crisis

Sen. Latvala on Tourism Funding

Latest News

Florida Senate budget chief Latvala proposes overhaul of beach aid program

An overhaul of how Florida manages its beaches would change the state's system for distributing money to coastal communities, encourage long-term planning and increase the minimum commitment to rebuild shores to $50 million each year, under a plan proposed by Senator Jack Latvala. 

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House speaker, state senator bring Visit Florida debate to West Palm Beach

State Sen. Jack Latvala brought boxing gloves for House Speaker House Speaker Richard Corcoran as they presented their sides in the ongoing battle of business incentives and tourism marketing.

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Jack Latvala sets sights on 2018 governor's race

On a quiet Sunday afternoon, Republican Sen. Jack Latvala of Clearwater invited a group of friends over for drinks, appetizers and political conversation. The topic around the pool patio was Latvala's interest in running for Florida governor next year. 

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Sports subsidies to be focus of legislative battle

The strong anti-subsidy stance is putting the House at odds with the Senate, where Appropriations Chair Jack Latvala says the cash has brought and kept teams.

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