Florida School Funding Formula To Get ReviewGov. Ron DeSantis on Friday signed a budget-related bill that could lead to changes in a long-controversial formula for divvying up money among school districts.
Florida Lawmakers Finalize Deal On $90 Billion State BudgetHouse and Senate budget chiefs agreed to a roughly $90 billion budget deal that was expected to be printed late Tuesday, clearing the way for the 2019 legislative session to end later this week.
Florida Senate Passes $90.3 Billion State BudgetThe Florida Senate has passed a $90.3 billion budget plan for next fiscal year while the House began work on its version that is about $400 million less.
Florida House, Senate Roll Out Budget PlansThe House and Senate on Friday rolled out state budget proposals for the upcoming fiscal year, with the plans hundreds of millions of dollars apart and higher than the current year’s budget.
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis Pitches $91.3 Billion Spending PlanIn what would be the largest budget in state history, Gov. Ron DeSantis on Friday released a proposed $91.3 billion spending plan that would increase school funding, pump money into water-quality projects and trim taxes.
Florida Senate Poised To Look At DeSantis’ Budget PlanIn a sign that Gov. Ron DeSantis is on the verge of releasing his first budget proposal, the Senate has scheduled a series of meetings next week to receive presentations on his budget recommendations.
Hurricane Michael Relief Efforts Could Put Dent In Florida BudgetHurricane Season may be over but the impact from one massive storm is still effecting the State of Florida.
A Healthy Diet Costs $1.50 More Per Day, Study FindsThink that eating healthy is too expensive for your budget? Think again. It actually costs $1.50 more.
Florida Gov. Scott Signs New Budget, Uses Veto Pen SparinglyFlorida Gov. Rick Scott’s time running the state is nearing its end.
Florida Legislature Poised To OK Nearly $89 Billion BudgetIt’s been a busy week in Tallahassee for lawmakers.
Trump Budget Proposal Still Seeking Wall FundingPresident Trump will finally unveil his long-awaited infrastructure plan on Monday.
Florida Legislators Poised To Approve Rival BudgetsAn interesting conflict could be coming soon to Florida lawmakers.
Trump Hopeful Budget Bill Will Pass, Wants To Move On To Tax ReformThe House of Representatives gets back to work Monday and the biggest item on the agenda this week is consideration of a four trillion dollar budget passed in the Senate last week.
Veterans' Agency Hopes To Avoid Budget CutsThe executive director for Florida Department of Veterans' Affairs hopes to avoid budget cuts or face closing nursing home.
Hurricane Costs Take Toll On State BudgetHurricane recovery efforts have already cost the state budget more than $141 million and are likely to increase.