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Senator Votes For State Budget Despite Not Being At Capitol

Politicians often have to prioritize items because of time constraints. For state Senator Lizbeth Benacquisto, the priority may be money and Sarah Palin over government business and voters.

CBS Miami–04/04/2014

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Budget Surplus Turns Into Windfall For State Social Services

The upcoming year’s state budget surplus will turn into a windfall for social services programs. The new 2013-14 budget provides new money to many programs for the first time in five years.

CBS4–05/22/2013

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Miami-Dade Scores Big Share Of State Dollars

Miami-Dade was the big winner when it came to state money handed out to counties after Gov. Scott signed the new $74.5 billion budget on Monday.

CBS4–05/20/2013

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Gov. Scott Signs Budget, Vetoes Tuition Hikes

With the stroke of a pen, Governor Rick Scott signed the 2013-2014 $74.5 billion budget into law on Monday.

CBS4–05/20/2013

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Gov. Scott To Veto Tuition Increase

Florida college students will be happy to know that Gov. Rick Scott will veto the three percent tuition hike for college and university students.

05/19/2013

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Legislature Ready To Pass State Budget

The Florida Legislature appears poised to give final approval to the state’s $74.5 billion budget and send it to Governor Rick Scott’s desk Friday.

CBS Miami–05/03/2013

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House Business Expected To Increase Thursday

All eyes will again be on the Florida House of Representatives Thursday as the legislative session enters its final 48 hours. But, unlike the last two days, business should move through the House quickly.

CBS Miami–05/02/2013

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State House, Senate Negotiators Inch Toward Final Budget

Top negotiators from the state’s House and Senate have reached deals on a number of big tickets items in a $74 billion budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1st.

04/27/2013

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Fla. House Set To Approve Its Version Of $74 Billion Budget

Just days after the Florida Senate passed its budget, the House is poised to give final approval to its version of a $74 billion budget.

CBS Miami–04/12/2013

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New State Budget Forecasts Expected Soon

State economists are preparing new budget forecasts for how much money the state should collect in taxes over the next few years.

CBS Miami–03/15/2013

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