Governor cuts more than half a billion dollars from government spending
Tallahassee Today in The Villages Governor Rick Scott approved the 2011-12 Florida Budget, but not before setting a new veto record by vetoing 615 million dollars in line items. Adding to the nearly $4 Billion in cuts passed by the legislature, the additional cuts bring the budget down to 69.1 billion dollars.
TALLAHASSEE Floridas unlikely coalition commends Florida Gov. Rick Scott today for signing SB 408 into law.
Manley Fuller, President, Florida Wildlife Federation
Americans for Prosperity Applauds U.S. Senate Candidates Adam Hasner and George LeMieux for Signing No Climate Tax Pledge
AFP-FL applauds U.S. Senate candidates Adam Hasner and George LeMieux for signing the groups No Climate Tax Pledge. Hasner and LeMieux join more than 500 bipartisan lawmakers and candidates on the federal, state and local levels pledging to oppose legislation relating to climate change that includes a net increase in government revenue.
This week Tea Party groups from all around the state will gather to rally on Tax Day.??
Your presence and participation is highly encouraged.
Guests at different rallies include Governor Rick Scott, Senator Marco Rubio, Herman Cain, CFO Jeff Atwater, Andrew Breitbart and many others. Come out and spread your voice - the voice of less government and lower taxes.
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HB 5005 brings the removal of government restrictions that businesses need.
Tallahassee Today, the House of Representatives passed HB 5005, a business deregulation package that removes unnecessary regulatory burdens from a number of current professional license holders such as sports agents, auctioneers, interior designers and ballroom dance instructors. The removal of these licensing requirements will save hard-working Floridians $11.3 million dollars a year in government fees.