After she made it clear to the Council of 100 that we need a special session, Alex Sink continued to talk about the need for the session with Steve Bousquet of the St. Pete Times. She said:
I do not see any way we can afford to wait until March to deal with a potential $1-billion-plus shortfall in this budget year. That’s just an impossible situation.
This isn’t just a question of next year’s budget- Alex Sink want to use targetted cut spending right now, so we aren’t harder hit next year.
Charlie Crist is worried trying to fix the problem now might make people think things are bad. Well Charlie things are bad, and while you wait to see which way the wind is blowing — the situation is only getting worse.