Updated: Dec 19, 2019
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (Nov. 18, 2019) -- Speaker Jose Oliva released the following statement on the Governor's budget announcements today:
"The Governor's budget recommendations are most encouraging. He is to be commended for a strict adherence to fiscal restraint. While the details of his ambitious teacher-pay program remain obscure-not a small matter, his commitment to responsible spending is crystal clear. A solid base upon which to begin our budget discussions."