FDMS to Speed Up Contract Handling

Tallahassee, FL – Just running state government in Florida costs untold millions of dollars. Now, faced with the likelihood of yet another billion-dollar budget hit, state officials are scrambling to pinch every penny possible. More from Tom Flanigan

For years, fans of limited government have said the state should be run more like a business. State Department of Management Services Secretary Linda South admits there are differences in the way things are done between the public and private sector.