Budget Crisis

(Source: CBS4)

Florida Agencies Not Suffering Under Shutdown…Yet

As day four of the GOP-forced federal government shutdown rolls on Friday, most Florida agencies have avoided the worst impacts of the shutdown.

CBS Miami–10/04/2013

A man holds a semi-automatic assault rifle at the Rocky Mountain Gun Show in Sandy, Utah, U.S., on Saturday, Jan. 5, 2013. (Source: George Frey/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Guns, Not Budget Crisis, Are New Rallying Cry For Conservatives

An immigration debate is raging and a budget crisis looms in Congress, but the conservative activists gathered outside the New Hampshire Statehouse had just one thing on their minds: guns.


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Legislature Approves Audit Of Hollywood’s Budget

A request by Senator Eleanor Sobel to have the state’s Auditor General take a closer look at the City of Hollywood’s books has been approved by the legislature.


Budget Crisis Brings Changes to Lauderdale Lakes

A source tells me that the Lauderdale Lakes City Manager, Anita Fain Taylor, has been voted out of office at a city commission meeting tonight. I’m told that assistant city manager Jonathan Allen will succeed […]


BSO Reports Lauderdale Lakes to State (UPDATED)

The Broward Sheriff’s Office sent a letter to the Governor’s Office advising them that the city of Lauderdale Lakes owes BSO more than $5.8 million dollars for law enforcement and fire services. “It is the […]


(Source: AP)

Gov. Scott Approves Cash For Courts

In a last minute move to keep the state’s court system up and running, Governor Rick Scott has approved a loan to fill a budget shortfall that otherwise would have required furloughs and court closures statewide through the end of May.


BSO: Home Burglaries Way Up in Lauderdale Lakes

As we’ve reported on this blog, the city of Lauderdale Lakes is in the midst of a major budget crisis and owes the Broward Sheriff’s Office “millions of dollars,” according to BSO. That means it’s […]