Statement by CFO Sink on Announcement of January Special Session
“I am encouraged the Florida Legislature today recognized that our state needs immediate, fiscally responsible action in Tallahassee to make ends meet. I hope that the Legislature will work together to identify ways to reduce expenditures and balance the budget with a long-term, sustainable vision for Florida’s future.”
As a statewide elected officer of the Florida Cabinet, Chief Financial Officer Alex Sink oversees the Department of Financial Services, a multi-division state agency responsible for management of state funds and unclaimed property, assisting consumers who request information and help related to financial services, and investigating financial fraud. CFO Sink also serves as the State Fire Marshal.