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DeSantis Signs Budget, Vetoes $131 Million

Gov. Ron DeSantis used his line-item veto power to slash more than $131 million in proposed spending Friday as he signed a record $90.98 billion budget for the fiscal year that begins July 1. Calling the package “fiscally responsible,” the freshman governor praised lawmakers for exceeding his request for spending …

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Scott Higher Education Formula: Low Costs, More Quality

Gov. Rick Scott on Wednesday told state university leaders that he wants to elevate Florida’s higher-education system to the top in the nation in order to continue to produce a workforce that will attract companies and jobs. With Florida’s annual job growth rate of 3.6 percent ahead of the national …

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