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A closer look at Florida Constitutional Amendment 6

About this Florida Phoenix series: Florida voters could face a whopping twelve different proposed amendments to the state Constitution on Nov. 6 – one...

Misleading ads on Florida test results: Gov. Rick Scott should do the math maybe?

An Orlando Sentinel story set the record straight on how Florida kids do on well-regarded federal exams called NAEP (National Assessment of Educational Progress).Scott,...
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Physician burnout in the Sunshine State

Physicians in the U.S. – including in Florida – say they’re facing career burnout at worse rates than before and 78 percent of the...

New study on best & worst states for teachers: Guess where Florida falls? (It...

An analysis released Monday ranks the Sunshine State 47 out of the 50 states and Washington D.C. based on school-related data, according to the...
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A closer look at Florida Constitutional Amendment 4

About this Florida Phoenix series: Florida voters could face a whopping twelve different proposed amendments to the state Constitution on Nov. 6 – one...

What’s up with Amendments 7, 9 and 11 — and 6, 8 and 10?

The fate of three Constitutional Amendments is still hanging in the balance about six weeks from election day Nov. 6, and another three Amendments...

“Impeachment Now” banner flying in Orlando skies over the weekend

People in Orlando will see a massive banner with the words “Impeachment Now” – addressing President Donald Trump – flying over the city for...

League of Women Voters of Florida, Common Cause, refile lawsuit challenging governor’s power to...

Two groups that filed a lawsuit last year challenging Gov. Rick Scott’s power to choose three incoming Florida Supreme Court Justices refiled the case...
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A closer look at Florida Constitutional Amendment 2

About this Florida Phoenix series: Florida voters could face a whopping twelve different proposed amendments to the state Constitution on Nov. 6 – one...

Florida helps victims of crime; Some rules apply.

When someone is the victim of a crime and has to miss work, the state of Florida has a program to help out. The...

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