2019 budget

Students listen to a teacher in a classroom
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Teachers unions across Florida are applauding an increase in state education funding. 

View of downtown Tallahassee (undated)
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Several Leon County projects fell victim to Gov. Ron DeSantis’ veto pen. They won’t get state funding for the upcoming fiscal year. 

Governor Ron DeSantis speaking at a podium in his Press Office
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Gov. Ron DeSantis on  Friday signed the state’s $90.9 billion budget. 

Florida TaxWatch CEO Dominc Calabro speaks at a press conference.
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Florida TaxWatch has released its annual budget transparency and accountability report. 

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Gov. Ron DeSantis has rolled out his budget proposal for the 2019-2020 fiscal year. It follows through on key campaign promises like environmental protection, education and infrastructure.