Healthcare for some
July 28, 2006
The Escambia County 2005-06 budget includes $398, 993 for Public Health Unit.
However, for its own employees, the County is spending $6,617,100 for life and health insurance. This doesn’t include constitutional offices, like sheriff and tax collector.
$398,993 for the public for 18000 vs. $6,617,100 for the county’s 1168 employees.