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Florida Matters: Budget Cuts And COVID-19

Gov. Ron DeSantis
Gov. Ron DeSantis

Governor Ron DeSantis slashed a billion dollars from the state budget. And as the coronavirus pandemic drags on, future cuts are likely. 

That's the focus of this week's Florida Matters. 

This week's guests: 

-State Senator Jeff Brandes (R-St. Petersburg).

- Dr. Chris Jones, President of Florida Economic Advisors and adjunct instructor of economics at the University of South Florida. 

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Bradley George was a Morning Edition host and reporter at WUSF until March 2022.