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February 5, 2013 12:00 AM

Gov. Rick Scott's budget blueprint political but good start

In touting his budget outline for fiscal 2013-2014 last week, Gov. Rick Scott stressed job creation and smaller government as in years past but this year's proposal is the largest budget in state history. A rosy revenue forecast and state spending savings allow reinvestments in his favored programs while he suggests cuts or flat funding elsewhere.

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