George Gibbs Center for Economic Prosperity

05/01/96 – Leg⁠i⁠sla⁠t⁠ure Slows Spend⁠i⁠ng Mach⁠i⁠ne

By: The James Madison Institute / 1996

by John R. Smith

Florida taxpayers owe a measure of thanks to thelegislature. That’s because the $39.8 million budget it adopted for fiscal year 1996-97 is the second in a row with no new taxes and relatively small increases in aggregate state spending.