With a strong and growing coalition in Florida, the USGLC works to educate and engage policymakers and community leaders on why investments in development and diplomacy help keep America safe and strengthen Florida’s economy.
The USGLC’s Florida Advisory Committee brings together more than 260 business, faith, non-profit, and political leaders who understand how American global leadership matters for Florida. We’re also proud of Florida’s Veterans for Smart Power – part of a nationwide network of 30,000 veterans.
In 2021, Florida exported
in goods to foreign markets.
2,770,200 jobs (21.50%)
are supported by trade.
in Florida studied abroad.
Follow-on discussions with Rep. Waltz and veterans from across the country highlighted a general consensus among veterans on the importance of investments in U.S. diplomacy and development in advancing our country’s national security...