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Orlando Sentinel columnist Scott Maxwell on Florida's problems:

A new report from the independent Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy spells out precisely why Florida is suffering more than most states during the current recession.

"Population growth has been the fuel that powers Florida's economy," said the study, which went on to say that the combination of stalled growth and failed economic policies "threaten the well-being of the state and its people."

Read the column.

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