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FL Education Commissioner’s wife connected to private Christian college chosen for state civics education...

Hillsdale College, one of the nonprofits state lawmakers chose to advise Florida Education Commissioner Richard Corcoran on civics education, was somewhat of a mystery...

FDLE investigating attack on female inmate at Lowell Correctional

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating a disturbing  incident of abuse involving a corrections officer and an inmate at Lowell Correctional Institution...
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It’s taking forever for Hurricane Michael disaster aid to reach the wrecked Florida Panhandle

Joel Schubert still sounds burned up about the wait for U.S. Federal Emergency Management Agency trailers to reach people left homeless by Hurricane Michael...
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Business boosters say there’s a 34 % chance of recession in Florida’s future

The chances of a recession in Florida have increased to more than 34 percent, notwithstanding declines in the state’s unemployment rate and other positive...

Democratic lawmaker wants GOP leaders to include misogyny among factors leading to gun violence

Noting that a planned shooting attack at a Tallahassee yoga studio was not classified as a hate crime by the state of Florida, a...

FL Congresswoman: It’s ‘outrageous’ that U.S. won’t help Venezuelans fleeing crisis

With an economic crisis in Venezuela causing refugees to flee to Florida and other parts of the U.S., Democratic Congresswoman Donna Shalala of Miami...

The Legislature inserted groups tied to right-wing donors into Florida’s new law on civics...

A little-noticed bill on civics education made its way to passage in the Legislature this spring, as lawmakers were scurrying to finish key legislation...
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FL joining key multi-state elections coalition to check voter registrations

Florida will join a key multi-state voter registration integrity coalition that will allow officials to spot duplicate registrations and identify registered voters who have...

Florida execution planned tomorrow

Florida is preparing to execute Gary Ray Bowles Thursday for one in a string of murders targeting gay men during the 1990s. If the...
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March For Our Lives movement unveils proposals to take on gun violence

The Florida students who galvanized into a national gun-control movement after their high school was the site of a mass shooting have released a...

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