Florida’s Continuing Budget Problems: More of the Same in 2010-2011 | Print |  E-mail
November 2009

Like a scratched record that keeps playing the same song over and over, Florida's budget is also playing the same song—lack of adequate revenues to meet the growing needs of its residents.

Soon after the 2009–10 fiscal year began on July 1, 2009, the Legislative Office of Economic and Demographic Research revised its estimates of General Revenue and of funding needs—putting the budget "in the hole" by more than $432 million.

> Read the Budget Brief