New Study Says Working Families in Florida Have Been Losing Ground Since 2000

09/05/13 Robert Lorei
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Today on Radioactivity host Rob Lorei discusses a new study released called The State of Working Florida 2012 which concludes that Florida has been in an economic crisis since 2000. The study was conducted by Florida International University's Research Institute on Social and Economic Policy. Rob speaks with economist and co-author of the study Ali Bustamante, who says since the recession Florida continues to do worse than other states. The slow recovery has caused workers to have less hours, less pay and close to a million Floridians living in poverty. Listen to the full show above.

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You have the title to the report wrong. It should be "The State of Working Florida 2013". (you had 2012)