NPR logo Debbie Elliott Reports On Miami's Financial Troubles,

Debbie Elliott Reports On Miami's Financial Troubles,

Debbie Elliott Reports On Miami's Financial Troubles,

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which the state of Florida will try to help resolve. At Miami's request, Governor Lawton Chiles has sent advisors to assist the city to bring the budget into balance, as required by state law. Miami faces a $68-million shortfall in the current year.