Florida start-ups meet politics with early voting, networking event

By November 1, 2016Uncategorized
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TAMPA BAY — St. Petersburg is one of two cities in the nation teaming with local start-ups to encourage voter participation. The St. Petersburg Area Chamber of Commerce’s local business partnership with the city, the Greenhouse, is working with more than 25 local companies to get workers to the polls ahead of this year’s election.

Companies participating in the StartUp and Vote event Nov. 3 have agreed to let employees take paid time off of work to go and vote. The time off includes not just…