Statistics demonstrate failure of Florida policy makers to create a better future PDF  | Print |  E-mail

Released by the Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy, an independent analysis group with a focus on the impact of state financial and economic policies as they relate particularly to low- and moderate-income residents and small businesses, the report draws on dozens of studies and serves as a useful reminder of the state's continuing failure to address the needs of its most vulnerable residents while it continues to cater to the desires of special big business interests.

The results should shame legislators and policy makers, if they have any shame

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The Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy
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The mission of the Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy is to conduct independent research, develop new ideas, and advise policymakers on state fiscal and economic policy.  The Center pays particular attention to policy impacts on low- and moderate-income individuals, families and neighborhoods, workers, and small businesses.  The Center works to heighten public awareness of the need to adequately fund programs that improve opportunities, choices, quality of life outcomes, and the economic well-being of all Floridians.