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Enterprise Florida and lawmakers still disagree over funding

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There was a battle of arithmetic Wednesday between state senators and the head of the state’s economic development agency as he argued for millions in new funding. Bill Johnson, president and CEO of Enterprise Florida, appeared before the Senate’s Commerce and Tourism Committee. It was his first appearance since Senate President Andy Gardiner took his agency to task in a memo saying it keeps asking for more money than it can spend in a given year. But Johnson fumbled at key…

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