March 25, 2015
Legislative Report (March 24 & 25, 2015)
Florida Legislators Face Major Issues for 2015
Here are some of the major issues facing the Florida Legislature as it begins meeting on Tuesday, March 3.
With more than a $1 billion surplus, the 2015-16 state budget should present fewer obstacles to lawmakers. Yet how the money is spent will be sharply debated. Gov. Rick Scott has already made a large claim by pushing $673 million in tax cuts and calling for record spending on public schools in his $77 billion budget plan. Read More