Winners and Losers Emerging from the 2019 Legislative Session

Florida Politics — 5.6.19

Hernando County — The coastal county punched above its weight this year, landing some big-time appropriations in the budget. The Legislature is shipping the county government $4 million for improvements at Brooksville — Tampa Bay Regional Airport; Pasco-Hernando State College pulled down $2.3 million for STEM stackables; the school board snagged funds for a vocational program and school hardening; and the City of Brooksville is about to get some shiny new fire trucks thanks to a $325,000 line item. Impressive haul, indeed.

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