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More than 16.5 million visitors visited South Florida last year, a 3.5 increase in tourism from the year before – courtesy of expansions in energy production and infrastructure nationwide.

Because a disruption in affordable prices would adversely impact tourism, we must learn from our $4-for-gas ways from years ago and keep today’s fuel prices as low as possible. To do that, we should continue to push forward with what works: energy development and expansion that keeps energy bills lower and our environment clean.

Read more – The Miami Times