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Nearly 3 million people here live in poverty, a statistic that, according to the Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy's State of the State of Florida report, reflects an increase of more than 550,000 in two years. Of the total, 850,000 are children.

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The Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy
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Tallahassee Florida 32301
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The mission of the Florida Center for Fiscal and Economic Policy is to conduct independent research, develop new ideas, and advise policymakers on state fiscal and economic policy.  The Center pays particular attention to policy impacts on low- and moderate-income individuals, families and neighborhoods, workers, and small businesses.  The Center works to heighten public awareness of the need to adequately fund programs that improve opportunities, choices, quality of life outcomes, and the economic well-being of all Floridians.