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Open to Debate: Is Florida Eating New York's Lunch?

Tuesday, May 9, 2023

Last year, more people traded the New York chill for the Florida sun than ever before. But is it a better bet? Those who argue “yes” say New York’s unfavorable tax policies, homeless population, and crime spikes make Florida more attractive. Others say that ‘blue state’ policies are a better choice in the long run and as the pandemic recedes, New York will rise once again. So we debate: Is Florida Eating New York’s Lunch?