The votes taken ranged from preventing tax increases, to price controls on Medicare prescription medicines, to denying workers their right to a private ballot when deciding on unionization. In total, there were ten votes on which the award was given.
The free-market, worker rights organization presents the award to members of the U.S.Congress who vote in favor of worker’s rights, and free and open labor markets on a majority of the national policy issues tracked by AWF.
Presented on Friday at the Chamber's Annual Awards and Installation Banquet, the Upper Tampa Bay Cup Award honors the region's outstanding business and community leaders. The Upper Tampa Bay community encompasses the communities of Oldsmar, Citrus Park, Town ‘N Country, Westchase and Odessa.
The fair will take place June 23rd from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the CARES Hudson-Bayonet Point Enrichment Center in Hudson, Fla.